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(Science: botany) A genus of perennial climbing plants, usually with a prickly woody stem; green brier, or cat brier. The rootstocks of certain species are the source of the medicine called sarsaparilla.

A delicate trailing plant (Myrsiphyllum asparagoides) much used for decoration. It is a native of the Cape of Good hope.

Origin: L, bindweed, Gr.

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... I love Israel!!!! I love Jerusalem, I love the Lord....good enough???? oh yeah, the only drugs I do are dandelion, milk thistle, burdock, and smilax which I dig myself...is that good enough.....? Contact Dr. Karjoo and ask him if any further research is about to be released...thanks. Mazaltof

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