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Definition of Licorice fern

Licorice fern
Licorice Lic"o*rice (l[i^]k"[-o]*r[i^]s), n. [OE. licoris, through old French, fr. L. liquiritia, corrupted fr. glycyrrhiza, Gr. glyky`rriza; glyky`s sweet + "ri`za root. Cf. Glycerin, Glycyrrhiza, Wort.] [Written also liquorice.] 1. (Bot.) A plant of the genus Glycyrrhiza (G. glabra), the root of which abounds with a sweet juice, and is much used in demulcent compositions. 2. The inspissated juice of licorice root, used as a confection and for medicinal purposes. Licorice fern (Bot.), a name of several kinds of polypody which have rootstocks of a sweetish flavor. Licorice sugar. (Chem.) See Glycyrrhizin. Licorice weed (Bot.), the tropical plant Scapania dulcis. Mountain licorice (Bot.), a kind of clover (Trifolium alpinum), found in the Alps. It has large purplish flowers and a sweetish perennial rootstock. Wild licorice. (Bot.) (a) The North American perennial herb Glycyrrhiza lepidota. (b) Certain broad-leaved cleavers (Galium circ[ae]zans and G. lanceolatum). (c) The leguminous climber Abrus precatorius, whose scarlet and black seeds are called black-eyed Susans. Its roots are used as a substitute for those of true licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra).

Meaning of Licorice fern from wikipedia

- fern), a source of food for some native societies Pteris vittata (brake fern), used to absorb ****nic from the soil Polypodium glycyrrhiza (licorice fern)...
- Polypodium glycyrrhiza, commonly known as licorice fern, many-footed fern, and sweet root, is a summer deciduous fern native to western North America, primarily...
- Polypodium formosanum Baker - grub fern Polypodium furfuraceum Schltdl. & Cham. Polypodium glycyrrhiza D.C.Eaton – licorice fern Polypodium hesperium Maxon –...
- Lady fern Leafy fleabane Leiberg's clover Lewis' mock-orange Licorice fern Little false Solomon seal MacFarlane's four-o'clock Madrone Maidenhair fern Malheur...
- is sometimes applied to the Polypodium virginianum (rock polypody). Licorice fern is also known as Polypodium glycyrrhiza. Haufler, Christopher H.; Windham...
- Oregon ash Paeonia browniinative peony Polypodium glycyrrhizalicorice fern Rhamnus purshianacascara buckthorn Rosa nutkanaNootka rose Taxus...
- Chinese licorice Glycyrrhiza uralensis, Chinese licorice Polypodium glycyrrhiza, liquorice fern All pages with titles containing "licorice" or "liquorice"...
- south of SE Cougar Mountain Way in Bellevue Indian Trail/Licorice Fern Trail crossing of SE Licorice Way above 169th Ave SE on the south side of the park...
- flavors. Common flavorings are vanilla, wintergreen, black cherry bark, licorice root, sarsaparilla root, nutmeg, acacia, anise, mol****es, cinnamon, sweet...
- Much of the underbrush is licorice fern, oxalis, salmonberry, thimbleberry, huckleberry, foxglove, trillium, sword fern, and salal. Roosevelt elk, black-tailed...
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