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  Definition of Mandrake
  1. a plant of southern Europe and North Africa having purple flowers, yellow fruits and a forked root formerly thought to have magical powers
  2. the root of the mandrake plant; used medicinally or as a narcotic
Similar Words: devil's apples, Mandragora officinarum, mandrake root

 

Part Meronyms: devil's apples, Mandragora officinarum

 

Member Meronyms: Mandragora, genus Mandragora

 

Language Translations:
Bosnian: mandragora   Croatian: mandragora  
Dutch: mandragora   Finnish: mandrake  
Greek: μανδραγόρας   Latin: mandragora  
Polish: alrauna   Portuguese: mandrágora  
Russian: мандрагора   Swedish: alruna  
 
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