Culver's root definition

  • noun:
    • A perennial natural herb (Veronicastrum virginicum) indigenous to east North America, having whorled leaves and little white or pinkish blossoms in thin spikes.
    • The rootstock with this plant, previously used in medicine as a cathartic and an emetic.
    • Identical To Culver's-physic.
    • a tall perennial natural herb having spikes of small white or purple blossoms; typical in east the united states
    • a tall perennial natural herb having spikes of small white or purple flowers; common in east North America

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