phytolacca

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek [script needed] (phytos, plant) + Italian lacca (lac)

Noun[edit]

phytolacca (plural phytolaccas)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Phytolacca of herbaceous plants; the poke or pokeweed.

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