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bloodwort

[bluhd-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈblʌdˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/
noun
1.
the redroot, Lachnanthes caroliana.
2.
any of various plants having red roots, markings, juices, etc.
3.
Origin
1200-1250
1200-50; Middle English blodwurt. See blood, wort2
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