genus Sanicula


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Related to genus Sanicula: Sanicula Europaea, Sanicula canadensis, Sanicula marilandica
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Noun1.genus Sanicula - chiefly American herbs: saniclegenus Sanicula - chiefly American herbs: sanicle  
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Apiaceae, carrot family, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
sanicle, snakeroot - a plant of the genus Sanicula having palmately compound leaves and unisexual flowers in panicled umbels followed by bristly fruit; reputed to have healing powers