Indian cucumber root
a North American plant, Medeola virginiana, of the lily family, having whorled leaves, nodding, greenish-yellow flowers, and an edible root.
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What does “clement” mean?
Also called Indian cucumber.
Origin of Indian cucumber root
An Americanism dating back to 1775–85
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