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lungwort

lung·wort

lungwort

 
pronunciation:
luhng wuhrt
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a European plant of the borage family, formerly used in the treatment of lung diseases and respiratory disorders, that has green or spotted leaves and bearsblue flowers.
definition 2: a related American plant having grayish leaves and bearing bell-shaped blue flowers; bluebell; Virginia cowslip.