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sas·sa·fras
[sas-uh-fras]
NOUN
1.
an American tree, Sassafras albidum, of the laurel family, having egg-shaped leaves and long clusters of greenish-yellow flowers.
2.
the aromatic bark of its root, used medicinally and especially for flavoring beverages, confectionery, etc.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sassafras

Sassafras is a genus of three extant and one extinct species of deciduous trees in the family Lauraceae, native to eastern North America and eastern Asia.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sassafras_albidum

Sassafras albidum is a species of Sassafras native to eastern North America, from southern Maine and southern Ontario west to Iowa, and south to central ...

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Learn about the potential benefits of Sassafras including contraindications, adverse reactions, toxicology, pharmacology and historical usage.

www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/s/sassaf20.html

---Description---The name 'Sassafras,' applied by the Spanish botanist Monardes in the sixteenth century, is said to be a corruption of the Spanish word for ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Sassafras

Head A: I ran into some righteous Sassafras at Rothbury, the campgrounds were full of it! ... Drawn from the root word, "sass," sassafras can be synonymical with ...

www.drweil.com/diet-nutrition/food-safety/sassafras-tea-safety

My husband's family grew up making homemade sassafras tea from the tree bark and root. We just started brewing our own, and now I am concerned with health ...

plants.usda.gov/plantguide/pdf/cs_saal5.pdf

Uses. Ethnobotanic: All parts of the sassafras plant are spicy and aromatic. The roots, bark, leaves, new shoots, and pith from the branches of sassafras were.

www.oplin.org/tree/fact%20pages/sassafras/sassafras.html

Sassafras Sassafras albidium. Although generally considered to be a small tree, the Sassafras sometimes reaches substantial height. The tallest specimen ...

www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=i820

Sassafras albidum, commonly called sassafras, is a Missouri native, ornamental, small to medium-sized deciduous tree which occurs in wood margins, fence ...