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goutwort


goutwort


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Goutweed  \Gout"weed`\,  Goutwort  \Gout"wort`\n.  [So  called  from 
  having  been  formerly  used  in  assuaging  the  pain  of  the  gout.] 
  (Bot.) 
  A  coarse  umbelliferous  plant  of  Europe  ({[AE]gopodium 
  Podagraria});  --  called  also  {bishop's  weed},  {ashweed},  and 
  {herb  gerard}.