genus Coptis


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Noun1.genus Coptis - small genus of low perennial herbs having yellow rhizomes and white or yellow flowersgenus Coptis - small genus of low perennial herbs having yellow rhizomes and white or yellow flowers
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Coptis groenlandica, Coptis trifolia groenlandica, golden thread, goldthread - low-growing perennial of North America woodlands having trifoliate leaves and yellow rootstock and white flowers
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Rhizoma coptidis (Huanglian in Chinese), the dried roots of several species of the genus Coptis (Ranunculaceae), is among the more commonly used herbal medicine in TCM, with the reported efficacy of suppressing fever, dispelling dampness, removing toxi-cosis and anti-microbes.