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  • n. A fruit-bearing flowering plant with poisonous roots, native to eastern North America, taxonomic name Podophyllum peltatum.
  • n. The fruit of the plant Podophyllum peltatum

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. North American herb (Podophyllum peltatum) with poisonous root stock and an edible though insipid egg-shaped yellowish fruit; called also wild mandrake.
  • n. The fruit of the mayapple{1}.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. North American herb with poisonous root stock and edible though insipid fruit


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