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Related to podophyllum: Podophyllum peltatum, podophyllum resin


(Plants) a plant of the genus Podophyllum


(ˌpɒd əˈfɪl əm)

the dried rhizome of the May apple, Podophyllum peltatum, from which podophyllin is obtained.
[1750–60; < New Latin; see podo-, -phyll]
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Noun1.podophyllum - perennial rhizomatous herbsPodophyllum - perennial rhizomatous herbs    
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
mayapple, Podophyllum peltatum, wild mandrake, May apple - North American herb with poisonous root stock and edible though insipid fruit
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Tell us a bit more about your garden: In springtime, the garden takes on a woodland look, with podophyllum 'Spotty Dotty' and kaleidoscope, snake's head fritillary, wood anemones and forest pansy.
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Another woodlander, Podophyllum hexandrum exemplifies the insurgence of spring.
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We measured the performance of each species and determined that Geranium maculatum and Podophyllum peltaturn performed the best, while the state threatened Diarrhena americana performed the most poorly.
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3-O-beta-D-Galactopyranoside of quercetin as an active principle from high altitude Podophyllum hexandrum and evaluation of its radioprotective properties.
The four most commonly observed seeds were Rubus, Morus, Podophyllum peltatum, and Vitis (Table 1).
Mice infected with this organism were given Podophyllum mother tincture, Cina 30C, Santonin 30C, or ethanol 30C as a control substance.