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 for Orris root
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Orris \Or"ris\, n. [Prob. corrupted from It. ireos iris. See
     Iris.] (Bot.)
     Iris+({Iris+Florentina">A plant of the genus Iris ({Iris Florentina); a kind of
     flower-de-luce. Its rootstock has an odor resembling that of
     [1913 Webster]
     Orris pea (Med.), an issue pea made from orris root.
     Orris root, the fragrant rootstock of the orris.
        [1913 Webster]

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