celandine celandine  /ˈsɛ lən ˌdaɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil
  2. (n) perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowers

Usage(s):

  • One of her most frequent requests is for a potion to cure warts; she recommends juice from the celandine plant, which was used for that purpose in colonial times.

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