Virginia serpentaria

noun
birthwort of the eastern United States woodlands
Hypernyms: ↑birthwort, ↑Aristolochia clematitis

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  • Virginia serpentary — noun birthwort of the eastern United States woodlands • Syn: ↑Virginia snakeroot, ↑Virginia serpentaria, ↑Aristolochia serpentaria • Hypernyms: ↑birthwort, ↑Aristolochia clematitis * * * noun see …   Useful english dictionary

  • Virginia snakeroot — noun birthwort of the eastern United States woodlands • Syn: ↑Virginia serpentaria, ↑Virginia serpentary, ↑Aristolochia serpentaria • Hypernyms: ↑birthwort, ↑Aristolochia clematitis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Serpentaria — Ser pen*ta ri*a, a.[L. (sc. herba), fr. serpens serpent.] (Med.) The fibrous aromatic root of the Virginia snakeroot ({Aristolochia Serpentaria}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Virginia serpentary — vaistinė kartuolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kartuolinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Aristolochia serpentaria), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Aristolochia serpentaria angl. snakeroot; Virginia serpentary; Virginia… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Virginia snakeroot — vaistinė kartuolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kartuolinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Aristolochia serpentaria), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Aristolochia serpentaria angl. snakeroot; Virginia serpentary; Virginia… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Virginia snakeroot — Vir·gin·ia snakeroot vər .jin yə , .jin ē ə n a plant of the genus Aristolochia (A. serpentaria) of the eastern U.S. with oblong leaves cordate at the base and a solitary basal brownish purple flower see SERPENTARIA …   Medical dictionary

  • serpentaria — The dried rhizome and roots of Aristolochia s., Virginia snakeroot, or of A. reticulata, Texas snakeroot (family Aristolochiaceae); a stomachic. SYN: snakeroot. [L. snakeweed] * * * ser·pen·tar·ia .sər pən tar ē ə n the dried rhizome and roots of …   Medical dictionary

  • Virginia snakeroot — noun Date: 1694 a birthwort (Aristolochia serpentaria) of the eastern United States with oblong leaves usually cordate at the base and pointed at the tip and a solitary basal brownish purple flower …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aristolochia serpentaria — noun birthwort of the eastern United States woodlands • Syn: ↑Virginia snakeroot, ↑Virginia serpentaria, ↑Virginia serpentary • Hypernyms: ↑birthwort, ↑Aristolochia clematitis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aristolochia Serpentaria — Serpentaria Ser pen*ta ri*a, a.[L. (sc. herba), fr. serpens serpent.] (Med.) The fibrous aromatic root of the Virginia snakeroot ({Aristolochia Serpentaria}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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