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put•ty•root(ˈpʌt iˌrut, -ˌrʊt)
an American orchid, Aplectrum hyemale, having loose clusters of yellowish brown flowers and a sticky substance in its rootstock.
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|Noun||1.||adam-and-eve - North American orchid bearing a single leaf and yellowish-brown flowers|
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors