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  1. Psoralea, genus Psoraleanoun

    widely distributed genus of herbs or shrubs with glandular compound leaves and spicate or racemose purple or white flowers


  1. psoralea

    Psoralea is a genus of about 105 species of flowering plants in the family Fabaceae, native to Asia, Africa, and North America. These plants are commonly referred to as "scurf-pea" or "scurfy-pea". Some species are used in traditional medicine for various treatments. The most popular species in this genus is Psoralea corylifolia, also known as Bakuchi, which is used in Indian Ayurvedic medicine to treat various skin diseases.


  1. Psoralea

    Psoralea is a genus in the legume family. Although most species are poisonous, the starchy roots of P. esculenta and P. hypogaea are edible. A few species form tumbleweeds. Common names include tumble-weed, and white tumbleweed.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Psoralea

    A plant genus of the family FABACEAE that is a source of psoralen (FICUSIN).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Psoralea in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Psoralea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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