Etymology
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vervain (n.)

herbaceous plant much valued medicinally in Middle Ages, late 14c., from Old French verveine (13c.), from Latin verbena (see verbena).

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Definitions of vervain

vervain (n.)
any of numerous tropical or subtropical American plants of the genus Verbena grown for their showy spikes of variously colored flowers;
Synonyms: verbena
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