bitter root


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bitter root

Herbal medicine
(1) Apocynum androsaemifolium.
(2) Gentian species.
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Our reporting procedures prompted us to notify the Bitter Root Irrigation District the earthquake was in the proximity of the epicenter and required an immediate inspection of Como Dam.
Drink the bitter root; a search for justice and healing in Africa.
26 and was last known to be hunting in the Bitter Root Selway area from a remote camp on Mirror Lake Ridge.
During considerations of the agenda item, the government and the LRA discussed participation in the traditional ceremony of Mato Oput (drinking of the bitter root).
Like Klezmer, this ecstatic music is the flower of a bitter root. Perhaps the Gypsies have refused a written history in part because their music preserves the past, not as fact but as a sad inevitability singing in the blood.
The USDA Forest Products Lab's Technology Marketing Unit (TMU) and four other organizations--the Darby Public School System, the Bitterroot National Forest, the Bitter Root Resource Conservation Development Area, Inc., and Krueger and Sons, Forestry Consultants--that worked together to design and finance a wood-burning heating system for three Darby, Montana, schools were named to receive the first Innovation in Utilization of Biomass award from the National Fire Plan.
Anger and bitterness only end up hurting us, which is why the Bible says in Hebrews 12:15, "See to it that no bitter root grows up to cause trouble and defile many" Instead, give your anger to Christ, asking Him to forgive it and help you get rid of it--and even to forgive the person who hurt you.