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podophyllum

 [pod″o-fil´um]
the dried rhizome and roots of Podophyllum peltatum. See also podophyllotoxin and podophyllum resin.
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pod·o·phyl·lum

(pod'ō-fil'ŭm),
The rhizome of Podophyllum peltatum (family Berberidaceae), used as a powerful laxative.
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pod·o·phyl·lum

(pod'ō-fil'ŭm)
The rhizome of Podophyllum peltatum (family Berberidaceae), used as a powerful laxative.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012