Cimicifuga

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Noun1.Cimicifuga - small genus of perennial herbs of north temperate regions: bugbaneCimicifuga - small genus of perennial herbs of north temperate regions: bugbane
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
bugbane - a plant of the genus Cimicifuga having flowers in long racemes or panicles reported to be distasteful to insects
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Black cohosh (Cimcifuga racemosa) has the following effects, which may improve PMS symptoms: may have a balancing effect on estrogen, is a relaxant, sedative, anti-spasmotic and has serotonergic and dopaminergic effects.