fingerroot


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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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Mohan et al., "In vitro anti-inflammatory, cytotoxic and antioxidant activities of boesenbergin A, a chalcone isolated from Boesenbergia rotunda (L.) (fingerroot)," Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, vol.
Malaysian common name fingerroot or temu kunci, is one of tropical medicinal herbs from the Zingiberaceae family.
The research team investigated six spices: cumin, coriander seeds, galangal, fingerroot, rosemary and tumeric.