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Definition 1: perennial herb of southeastern United States having white-rayed flower heads; formerly used as in folk medicine - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for boneset in the sense of this definition

(boneset is a kind of ...) a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

(... is a member of boneset) large genus of chiefly tropical herbs having heads of white or purplish flowers

Definition 2: European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for boneset in the sense of this definition

(boneset is a kind of ...) perennial herbs of Europe and Iran; make rapidly growing groundcover for shaded areas

(boneset is a part of ...) leaves make a popular tisane; young leaves used in salads or cooked

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