Horse-radish
Horse-radish Horse"-rad`ish, n. (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Nasturtium} ({Nasturtium Armoracia}), allied to scurvy grass, having a root of a pungent taste, much used, when grated, as a condiment and in medicine. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

{Horse-radish tree}. (Bot.) See {Moringa}. [1913 Webster]


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