As`a*ra*bac"ca (#), n. [L. asarum + bacca a berry. See Asarone.] Bot.
An acrid herbaceous plant (Asarum Europaeum), the leaves and roots of which are emetic and cathartic. It is principally used in cephalic snuffs.
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