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ˈbɜrθˌrut, -ˌrʊtbirth·root

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. purple trillium, red trillium, birthroot, Trillium erectumnoun

    trillium of eastern North America having malodorous pink to purple flowers and an astringent root used in folk medicine especially to ease childbirth

Wikipedia

  1. birthroot

    Trillium erectum, the red trillium, also known as wake robin, purple trillium, bethroot, or stinking benjamin, is a species of flowering plant in the family Melanthiaceae. The plant takes its common name "wake robin" by analogy with the European robin, which has a red breast heralding spring. Likewise Trillium erectum is a spring ephemeral whose life-cycle is synchronized with that of the forests in which it lives. It is native to the eastern United States and eastern Canada from northern Georgia to Quebec and New Brunswick.

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  1. birthroot

    Birthroot is a common name for various plants in the Trillium genus. These perennial flowering plants are native to temperate regions of North America and Asia. They are often used in traditional medicine for their various properties including aiding in childbirth, hence the name "birthroot".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Birthrootnoun

    an herbaceous plant (Trillium erectum), and its astringent rootstock, which is said to have medicinal properties

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of birthroot in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of birthroot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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