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  1. sour dock, garden sorrel, Rumex acetosanoun

    European sorrel with large slightly acidic sagittate leaves grown throughout north temperate zone for salad and spring greens


  1. sour dock

    Sour dock is a common name for a group of plants belonging to the genus Rumex, particularly Rumex crispus and Rumex acetosa, also known as curled dock and common sorrel respectively. These plants are known for their sharp, tangy, sour flavor due to the presence of oxalic acid and are often used in cooking and traditional medicine. They are characterized by long, slender leaves and clusters of small brown seeds.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sour dock in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sour dock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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