from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An eastern North American plant (Polygala senega) having a terminal cluster of small white flowers and roots that are used medicinally.
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- noun eastern North American plant having a terminal cluster of small white flowers and medicinal roots
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