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saus·surea lap·pa

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  1. costusroot, Saussurea costus, Saussurea lappanoun

    annual herb of the eastern Himalayas (Kashmir) having purple florets and a fragrant root that yields a volatile oil used in perfumery and for preserving furs


  1. saussurea lappa

    Saussurea lappa, also known as costus, is a species of flowering plant in the Asteraceae family. It is native to South Asia and the Himalayas. The plant is known for its medicinal properties, and its roots are used in traditional medicine for treating various ailments such as digestive disorders, respiratory problems, and skin diseases. It has thick, woody roots, large leaves, and clusters of purple flowers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Saussurea lappa in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Saussurea lappa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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