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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.

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Sassafras is a Southern styled "from Scratch" local eatery offering the best Breakfast and lunch using locally sourced organic ingredients.

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 ...

www.drugs.com/npp/sassafras.html

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

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 ...

forestry.ohiodnr.gov/sassafras

Sassafras is native to the entire eastern half of the United States, including all of Ohio. However, it is most frequent in the acidic soils of southeastern Ohio and ...

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More recently, sassafras has been getting a bad rap by the folks at the USDA, who say that the active component of sassafras, safrole, is a “known carcinogen.

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

(n)--although the denotation specifies this as a tree, many have come to associate the connotation of "sassafras" with a term defining heavy amounts of sarcasm.