Definitions for urtica dioica

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  1. stinging nettle, Urtica dioica(noun)

    perennial Eurasian nettle established in North America having broad coarsely toothed leaves with copious stinging hairs

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  1. Urtica dioica

    A plant species of the genus Urtica, family URTICACEAE. Roots have been used to treat PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA. Leaves are edible after the stinging quality is eliminated by brief heating.

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