Caulophyllum thalictroides
papooseroot papooseroot, papoose root papoose root . (Bot.) A tall herb ({Caulophyllum thalictroides}) of eastern North America and Asia having blue berrylike fruit and a thick knotty rootstock formerly used medicinally; the {Cohosh}. See also {Cohosh}.

Syn: blue cohosh, blueberry root, papoose root, squawroot, squaw root, Caulophyllum thalictrioides, {Caulophyllum thalictroides}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Caulophyllum thalictroides — ID 16346 Symbol Key CATH2 Common Name blue cohosh Family Berberidaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Caulophyllum thalictroides — noun tall herb of eastern North America and Asia having blue berrylike fruit and a thick knotty rootstock formerly used medicinally • Syn: ↑blue cohosh, ↑blueberry root, ↑papooseroot, ↑papoose root, ↑squawroot, ↑squaw root, ↑Caulophyllum… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx. — Symbol CATH2 Common Name blue cohosh Botanical Family Berberidaceae …   Scientific plant list

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  • Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx. var. giganteum Farw. — Symbol CAGI6 Synonym Symbol CATHG Botanical Family Berberidaceae …   Scientific plant list

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