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the rhizome of such a plant, prepared and used as perfume
a kind of lace made of gold or silver, used esp in the 18th century
any of various irises, esp Iris florentina, that have fragrant rhizomes
The fragrant powder from the root of the plants Iris florentinea, I. germanica, and I. pallida; used in perfume, medicine, and tooth powder. Also known as orrisroot.