"celandine" Definition

  1. n. A perennial herbaceous plant (Chelidonium majus) of the poppy family, with yellow flowers. It is used as a medicine in jaundice, etc., and its acrid saffron-colored juice is used to cure warts and the itch; -- called also greater celandine and swallowwort.

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Position in dictionary: 15714 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "celandine": 1
Words that end with "celandine": 1
Words that contain "celandine": 1
Next words in dictionary: celature, celebrant, celebrate, celebrated, celebrating, celebration, celebrator, celebrious, celebrities, celebrity
Previous words in dictionary: celadon, ceint, ceiling, ceiled, ceil, ceduous, cedule, cedry, cedriret, cedrine

English Dictionary Definition of celandine

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