wild licorice


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Related to wild licorice: wild liquorice, wild fennel
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Noun1.wild licorice - bedstraw with sweetish roots
bedstraw - any of several plants of the genus Galium
2.Wild licorice - North American plant similar to true licorice and having a root with similar propertieswild licorice - North American plant similar to true licorice and having a root with similar properties
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Glycyrrhiza, Glycyrrhiza - sticky perennial Eurasian herbs
3.Wild licorice - European perennialwild licorice - European perennial      
milk vetch, milk-vetch - any of various plants of the genus Astragalus
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Extracted from wild licorice leaves, the kind of extract has the functions of adrenocortical hormones.
New in early 2014 is CapRock Bitter, an aperitif made from Jack Rabbit Hill estate grapes and locally foraged wild licorice root.