Illicium anisatum

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Noun1.Illicium anisatum - small shrubby tree of Japan and Taiwan; flowers are not fragrant
genus Illicium, Illicium - anise trees: evergreen trees with aromatic leaves
anise tree - any of several evergreen shrubs and small trees of the genus Illicium
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The FDA is concerned that in some cases, the commonly available Chinese star anise (Illicium verum)--which is generally recognized as safe--may contain Japanese star anise (Illicium anisatum), a substance that has been recognized as toxic in many countries.
The FDA is concerned that in some cases, the commonly available Chinese star anise (Illicium verum)-which is generally recognized as safe-may contain Japanese star anise (Illicium anisatum), a substance that has been recognized as toxic in many countries.

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