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- n. A plant, Herniaria glabra, supposed to be valuable for the cure of hernia or rupture.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A plant (Herniaria glabra) supposed to be valuable for the cure of hernia or rupture.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Herniaria glabra, a low weed of Europe, natural order Illecebraceæ, formerly used in the treatment of hernia. Also called rupturewort.
burst + wort (Wiktionary)