White Birch

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A tree containing betulinol, glycosides, flavonoids, saponins, sesquiterpenes, tannins, volatile oil—e.g., betulin
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(Betula alba) Often consumed as a tea; the oil preparation is of alleged value in bladder disorders; sometimes used topically, although its toxicity makes it unsuitable for pediatric patients.
Synonym(s): white birch.
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T Things are Looking Up, Jack was so popular that, and he decided to write a sequel called Things are Looking Grimm, Jill, which won this year's Silver Birch Express award, given out to the best book for kids Grades Three and Four.
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