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pilewort

  

      n   any of several plants, such as lesser celandine, thought to be effective in treating piles  
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fireweed  
      n  
1    any of various plants that appear as first vegetation in burnt-over areas  
2      (Also called)    pilewort          a weedy North American plant, Erechtites hieracifolia, having small white or greenish flowers: family Compositae (composites)  
3       another name for       rosebay willowherb  
  
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    rosebay       2  


pilewort         
      n   any of several plants, such as lesser celandine, thought to be effective in treating piles  

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lesser celandine  
      n   a Eurasian ranunculaceous plant, Ranunculus ficaria, having yellow flowers and heart-shaped leaves,   (Also called)    pilewort             Compare       greater celandine  


pilewort         
      n   any of several plants, such as lesser celandine, thought to be effective in treating piles  

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pillwort, pipewort, pile, piolet

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