psoralea

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psoralea (səˈreɪlɪə)
 
n
See breadroot any plant of the tropical and subtropical leguminous genus Psoralea, having curly leaves, white or purple flowers, and short one-seeded pods
 
[C19: via New Latin from Greek psōraleos mangy, from psōra mange, an allusion to the glandular dots of the plant]

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psoralea

noun
widely distributed genus of herbs or shrubs with glandular compound leaves and spicate or racemose purple or white flowers 
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