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feverwort

[fee-ver-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈfi vərˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/
noun
2.
the thoroughwort or boneset.
Origin of feverwort
1605-1615
1605-15; fever + wort2
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British Dictionary definitions for feverwort

feverwort

/ˈfiːvəˌwɜːt/
noun
1.
(US) any of several plants considered to have medicinal properties, such as horse gentian and boneset
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