Rauwolfia serpentina

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Noun1.Rauwolfia serpentina - East Indian climbing shrub with twisted limbs and roots resembling serpents
rauvolfia, rauwolfia - any shrub or small tree of the genus Rauwolfia having leaves in whorls and cymose flowers; yield substances used medicinally especially as emetics or purgatives or antihypertensives
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Rauwolfia serpentina

n. Rauwolfia serpentina, planta tropical de la cual se obtiene la reserpina, extracto que se usa en el tratamiento de hipertensión y en algunos casos de trastornos mentales.