crinkle root

Definitions of crinkle root
  1. noun
    North American herb with pungent scaly or toothed roots
    synonyms: Cardamine diphylla, Dentaria diphylla, crinkle-root, crinkleroot, pepper root, toothwort
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    type of:
    bitter cress, bittercress
    any of various herbs of the genus Cardamine, having usually pinnate leaves and racemes of white, pink or purple flowers; cosmopolitan except Antarctic
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