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The root of Saussurea lappa, an Indian plant found mainly in Kashmir; from Skt. kú⊡ṭhaḥ, cf. Gk. κόστος (Theophrastus Historia plantarum 19. 7. 3; Periplus Maris Rubri 39, 49), Old ...

Subjects: Classical Studies.

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