Definition of Absinthium

1. n. The common wormwood (Artemisia absinthium), an intensely bitter plant, used as a tonic and for making the oil of wormwood.



Definition of Absinthium

1. Noun. (plants) The common wormwood (''Artemisia absinthium''), an intensely bitter herb used in the production of absinthe and vermouth, and as a tonic. ¹

2. Noun. The dried leaves and flowering tops of the wormwood plant; absinthe oil.(reference-book last = first = authorlink = coauthors = editor =Gove, Philip Babcock others = title = Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged origdate = origyear = 1909 origmonth = url = format = accessdate = accessyear = accessmonth = edition = date = year =1976 month = publisher =G. & C. Merriam Co. location = Springfield, MA language = id = doi = isbn =0-87779-101-5 lccn = ol = pages =6 chapter = chapterurl = quote =) ¹

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Medical Definition of Absinthium

1. The common wormwood (Artemisia absinthium), an intensely bitter plant, used as a tonic and for making the oil of wormwood. Origin: L, from Gr. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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