Meaning of WILD LICORICE in English


also wild liquorice

1. : a No. American herb ( Glycyrrhiza lepidota ) that is closely related to the true licorice and has a root with similar properties — called also American licorice

2. : indian licorice

3. : any of several plants with sweetish roots: as

a. : either of two bedstraws ( Galium circaezans and G. lanceolatum )

b. : an Australian germander ( Teucrium corymbosum )

4. : buttonbush

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