birthwort: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (bûrth'wûrt", -wôrt"), [key]
- any of various plants of the genus Aristolochia, esp. A. clematitis, an Old World species reputed to facilitate childbirth. Cf. birthwort family.
- any of various other plants believed to aid childbirth.
- birthwort (Thesaurus)