costusroot


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Noun1.costusroot - annual herb of the eastern Himalayas (Kashmir) having purple florets and a fragrant root that yields a volatile oil used in perfumery and for preserving furs
genus Saussurea, Saussurea - genus of herbs of temperate and cool regions of Eurasia
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests