See under snakeroot (def. 1).
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Origin of Seneca snakeroot
An Americanism dating back to 1755–65
Words nearby Seneca snakeroot
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Medical definitions for Seneca snakeroot
[ sĕn′ĭ-kə ]
An eastern North American plant having a terminal cluster of small white flowers and roots that are used medicinally.
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