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Definition of the noun american liquorice
What does american liquorice mean as a name of something?
- North American plant similar to true licorice and having a root with similar properties
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Liquiritia lepidota / species Liquiritia lepidota / Glycyrrhiza lepidota
- synonyms of American liquorice: American licorice / wild licorice / wild liquorice
- more generic terms: herb / herbaceous plant = a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties
- member of: genus Glycyrrhiza / Glycyrrhiza = sticky perennial Eurasian herbs
- geographic area: North America
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Phytochemical Dictionary. A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants (1998)
38 Found in American liquorice, Glycyrrhiza lepidota, and in Piscidia erythrina (Leguminosae). Broad spectrum antimicrobial activity.
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