Definition of Alumroot

1. Noun. Any of several herbs of the genus Heuchera.




Definition of Alumroot

1. Noun. Any of several perennial herbs, of the genus ''Heuchera'', native to North America ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Alumroot

1. a flowering plant [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alumroot

alumium
alumiums
alumn
alumna
alumnae
alumni
alumnus
alumohydrocalcite
alumoklyuchevskite
alumopharmacosiderite
alumosilicate
alumosilicates
alumotantite
alumotungstite
alumroot (current term)
alumroots
alums
alumstone
alumstones
alundum
alunite
alunites
alunogen
alunqua
alunquas
alure
alures
alutaceous
alvameline

Literary usage of Alumroot

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1. Notes on the Northwest, Or Valley of the Upper Mississippi by Wm J A Bradford (1846)
"... alumroot, tufted and American vetch, wood sorrel, sedge and pasture grasses. " The intermediate prairies are characterized by small depressions, ..."

2. Therapeutics, Materia Medica, and Pharmacy: Including the Special by Samuel Otway Lewis Potter (1909)
"Vegetable Astringents, infusions or decoctions of Galls, Oak-bark, Hamamelis, Geranium, alumroot, etc.; the Glycerite of Tannin, ..."

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