Chinese rhubarb

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Noun1.Chinese rhubarb - long used for laxative properties
rhubarb plant, rhubarb - plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous
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