HyperDic: false_sarsaparilla

English > 1 sense of the expression false sarsaparilla:
NOUNplantfalse sarsaparilla, wild sarsaparilla, wild sarsparilla, Aralia nudicauliscommon perennial herb having aromatic roots used as a substitute for sarsaparilla
English > false sarsaparilla: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningCommon perennial herb having aromatic roots used as a substitute for sarsaparilla; central and eastern North America.
Synonymswild sarsaparilla, wild sarsparilla, Aralia nudicaulis
Member ofgenus Araliatype genus of Araliaceae
Broadersubshrub, suffrutexlow-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base

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