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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Analgesic property of the plant, Boesenbergia rotunda has also been reported (Ching et al.
Characterization of flavonoid derivatives from Boesenbergia rotunda (L.