Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small genus of prickly biennial plants, of about a dozen species, the type of the natural order Dipsacace√¶.
  • n. In conchology, an old genus of gastropods: same as Eburna.

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  • n. type genus of the Dipsacaceae: teasel

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Examples

  • In addition, Glucosamine-MSM Herbal also contains dipsacus root, which is known to regenerate bones and degenerated spinal disks.

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