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  1. American wormseed, Mexican tea, Spanish tea, wormseed, Chenopodium ambrosioidesnoun

    rank-smelling tropical American pigweed


  1. wormseednoun

    An aromatic tropical plant, Chenopodium ambrosioides, that yields an anthelmintic oil


  1. wormseed

    Wormseed is a type of plant, specifically of the species Chenopodium ambrosioides, native to the Americas and known for its antiparasitic properties. Its common names include Mexican-tea, West Indian goosefoot, and wormseed. The oil extracted from the plant is traditionally used to treat intestinal worms, hence the name 'wormseed'. The term can also refer to the oil or extracts derived from this plant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wormseednoun

    any one of several plants, as Artemisia santonica, and Chenopodium anthelminticum, whose seeds have the property of expelling worms from the stomach and intestines

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wormseed in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wormseed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  1. Beth Cheirosinha:

    I got the coronavirus, but I treated myself solely with medicinal herbs, i got some cotton leaves and wormseed. I mashed it up in a blender, mixed it with honey and drank a half cup three times a day.

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