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  1. Panax, genus Panax(noun)

    perennial herbs of eastern North America and Asia having aromatic tuberous roots: ginseng

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Panax

    An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).

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