Medical Dictionary

urtica

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noun ur·ti·ca \ˈərt-i-kə\

Medical Definition of urtica

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus (the type of the family Urticaceae) of widely distributed plants comprising the nettles and having leaves with stinging hairs and small greenish flowers

  2. 2:  nettle 1


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