sanguinaria

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

sanguinaria (plural sanguinarias)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Sanguinaria, or bloodroots.
    • 1871, Edward Everett Hale, Old and New (volume 3, page 108)
      [] the violets, houstonias, hepaticas, and sanguinarias, which take so kindly to home cultivation.
  2. The rootstock of the bloodroot, used in medicine as an emetic, etc.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sanguinaria f

  1. feminine form of sanguinario

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sanguinaria

  1. nominative feminine singular of sanguinarius
  2. nominative neuter plural of sanguinarius
  3. accusative neuter plural of sanguinarius
  4. vocative feminine singular of sanguinarius
  5. nominative neuter plural of sanguinarius

sanguinariā

  1. ablative feminine singular of sanguinarius

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sanguinaria f

  1. feminine form of sanguinario