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|Noun||1.||sarsaparilla root - dried root of any of various plants of the genus Smilax used as a flavoring agent|
sarsaparilla - carbonated drink flavored with an extract from sarsaparilla root or with birch oil and sassafras
sarsaparilla - any of various prickly climbing plants of the tropical American genus Smilax having aromatic roots and heart-shaped leaves
root - (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground