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gale-of-wind bush

[etym?] n. a plant, Phyllanthus niruri: 1920 (Britton 221). 1978 Gale-of-wind, Mimosa.. an insignificant weed used as a "tea" to reduce fever (Higgs 14). (Black)

Tags: bush medicine, noun, plant

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Last update: 2011-11-01 02:18
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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