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gen•tian



Pronunciation: ( jen'shun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gentian.html on line 73 [key]
n.
1. any of several plants of the genera Gentiana, Gentianella, and Gentianopsis, having usually blue, or sometimes yellow, white, or red, flowers, as the fringed gentian of North America, or Gentiana lutea, of Europe. Cf. gentian family.
2. any of various plants resembling the gentian.
3. the root of G. lutea, or a preparation of it, used as a tonic.

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