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Valerian

Definition of valerian:

part of speech: noun

The plant all heal, the root of which is used in medicine.

part of speech: noun

A drug with a strong, peculiar odor, obtained from the root of a plant, and used as a mild stimulant or tonic; the plant, or its root, from which this drug is obtained; any one of several other species of this plant.

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