from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Eurasian plant (Ranunculus ficaria) having heart-shaped leaves, solitary yellow flowers, and tuberous roots.
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- n. A European perennial herb, Ranunculus ficaria, having heart-shaped leaves and solitary yellow flowers
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- n. perennial herb native to Europe but naturalized elsewhere having heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers resembling buttercups; its tuberous roots have been used as a poultice to relieve piles
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