senega root


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senega root

, Seneca root
The dried root of the North American perennial herb, Polygala senega, traditionally used to treat asthma, bronchial infection, and pneumonia.
Synonym: Seneca snakeroot
See also: root

senega root

, Seneca root (sen'e-ga) (sen'e-ka) [Variant of Seneca (Iroquois)] See: root