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  1. Pastinaca, genus Pastinacanoun

    a rosid dicot genus of the family Umbelliferae; includes parsnips


  1. Pastinaca

    Pastinaca (parsnips) is a genus of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, comprising 14 species. Economically, the most important member of the genus is Pastinaca sativa, the parsnip.


  1. pastinaca

    Pastinaca is a genus of flowering plants in the family Apiaceae, also known as the carrot or parsley family. The most well-known species in this genus is Pastinaca sativa, commonly known as parsnip. These plants are typically characterized by their long, tapered yellowish-white root that is usually cooked and eaten as a vegetable.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pastinaca

    A plant genus of the family APIACEAE. The roots are used as food.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pastinaca in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pastinaca in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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