fingerroot

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Related to Boesenbergia rotunda: fingerroot, Zingiber officinale
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Noun1.fingerroot - tall leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular clusters of large tubular pink-purple flowersfingerroot - tall leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular clusters of large tubular pink-purple flowers; leaves yield drug digitalis and are poisonous to livestock
foxglove, digitalis - any of several plants of the genus Digitalis
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In this study, the antibacterial activities of methanol extract of Boesenbergia rotunda (L.
In short, these findings suggest that fingerroot or Boesenbergia rotunda (L.
Analgesic property of the plant, Boesenbergia rotunda has also been reported (Ching et al.