santonica

noun
san·​ton·​i·​ca | \ san-ˈtän-i-kə \

Medical Definition of santonica

: the unopened dried flower heads of Levant wormseed or of another plant of the genus Artemisia (especially A. maritima) used as an anthelmintic also : one of these plants

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