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EnglishEdit

 
Bitterroot flower

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EtymologyEdit

bitter +‎ root

NounEdit

bitterroot (countable and uncountable, plural bitterroots)

  1. Lewisia rediviva, a small, low, pink flower with a yellow center.
  2. Apocynum androsaemifolium, fly-trap dogbane.
  3. Gentiana lutea, great yelloew gentian, bitterwort

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AdjectiveEdit

bitterroot (not comparable)

  1. (usually used attributively) Having bitter roots.

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