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senna in Plants topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsennasen‧na /ˈsenə/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 HBPMDa tropical plant with a fruit that is often used to make a medicine to help your bowels work
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sennaDieters are particularly vulnerable to the side effects of laxatives like senna.For instance, in 1666 he was granted a licence for the cultivation of senna in the plantations.People who use senna can also become addicted to its laxative effects.We must be certain we like the looks of a plant such as wild senna, .