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Medical Term:

urginea

Pronunciation: ur-jin'e-a

Definition: The bulbs of Urginea indica (Indian squill) and Urginea maritima (white or Mediterranean squill); the source of squill.

[L. urgeo, to press, referring to the shape of the seeds]

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