Flix weed
Flix Flix, n. The flux; dysentery. [Obs.] --Udall. [1913 Webster]

{Flix weed} (Bot.), the {Sisymbrium Sophia}, a kind of hedge mustard, formerly used as a remedy for dysentery. [1913 Webster]


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  • flix-weed — flixˈ weed noun A species of hedge mustard, possibly so called from its use in treating the bloody flux or dysentery • • • Main Entry: ↑flix * * * flix weed now usu. flixweed, see flux n. 13 …   Useful english dictionary

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