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Meaning of black snakeroot

black' snake'root

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a tall bugbane, Cimicifuga racemosa, of the buttercup family, of eastern North America, having thin, tapering, toothed or deeply cut leaflets and branched clusters of small, white flowers. Also called
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