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Bitterroot

Bit´ter`root`
n.1.(Bot.) A plant (Lewisia rediviva) allied to the purslane, but with fleshy, farinaceous roots, growing in the mountains of Idaho, Montana, etc. It gives the name to the Bitter Root mountains and river. The Indians call both the plant and the river Spæt'lum.
Noun1.Bitterrootbitterroot - showy succulent ground-hugging plant of Rocky Mountains regions having deep to pale pink flowers and fleshy farinaceous roots; the Montana state flower
genus Lewisia, Lewisia, Lewisia rediviva, wild flower, wildflower
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Bitter salt
bitter salts
Bitter spar
Bitter vetch
bitter-bark
Bitterbump
bittercress
Bitterful
Bittering
Bitterish
Bitterling
Bitterly
Bittern
Bitterness
Bitternut
bitternut hickory
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Bitters
Bittersweet
bittersweet chocolate
bittersweet nightshade
Bitterweed
Bitterwood
bitterwood tree
Bitterwort
bitthead
bittie
Bittock
Bittor Bittour
Bitts
bitty
bitty box
bitumastic
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