Podophyllum

This small group of perennials (commonly called May Apples) is originally from North America, the Himalayas and western China. They grow from 12 to 18 inches high and have large, deeply lobed leaves on long, fleshy stems, which rise straight up from the soil. The name Podophyllum is taken from podos, a foot, and phyllon, a leaf, and r
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Podophyllum

[n] - perennial rhizomatous herbs
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Podophyllum

Pod`o·phyl'lum noun [ New Latin , from Greek poy`s , podo`s , foot + ... leaf.] 1. (Botany) A genus of herbs of the Barberry family, having large palmately lobed peltate leaves and solitary flower. There are two species, the American Podohyllum peltatum
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podophyllum

<botany> The dried seeds and root of the mayapple (Podophyllum peltatum) from which several medicinally-useful compounds can be extracted. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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Podophyllum

genus Podophyllum noun perennial rhizomatous herbs
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podophyllum

(pod″o-fil´әm) the dried rhizome and roots of Podophyllum peltatum. See also podophyllotoxin and podophyllum resin.
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Podophyllum

• (n.) The rhizome and rootlet of the May apple (Podophyllum peltatum), -- used as a cathartic drug. • (n.) A genus of herbs of the Barberry family, having large palmately lobed peltate leaves and solitary flower. There are two species, the American Podohyllum peltatum, or May apple, the Himalayan P. Emodi.Podophyllum: words in the defini
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Podophyllum

Podophyllum is a genus of hardy herbaceous perennial plants belonging to the family Berberidaceae. They bear solitary, nodding, white flowers, followed by indehiscent berries.
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podophyllum

Type: Term Pronunciation: pod′ō-fil′ŭm Definitions: 1. The rhizome of Podophyllum peltatum (family Berberidaceae), used as a powerful laxative. Synonyms: May apple, vegetable calomel
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