dragonwort

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Bistorta officinalis
Dracunculus vulgaris

Etymology[edit]

dragon +‎ wort

Noun[edit]

dragonwort (plural dragonworts)

  1. A perennial herb of Europe and Asia, Bistorta officinalis (syns. Persicaria bistorta, Polygonum bistorta), formerly used as an astringent.
  2. A perennial herb of Greece and the Balkans, Dracunculus vulgaris.

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