Synonyms of mandrake


1. mandrake root, mandrake, root

usage: the root of the mandrake plant; used medicinally or as a narcotic

2. mandrake, devil's apples, Mandragora officinarum, herb, herbaceous plant

usage: a plant of southern Europe and North Africa having purple flowers, yellow fruits and a forked root formerly thought to have magical powers

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Definition and meaning of mandrake (Dictionary)