The Collaborative International Dictionary
Scabwort \Scab"wort`\, n. (Bot.) Elecampane.
n. The plant elecampane.
Usage examples of "scabwort".
I ate a few dried figs, hard and half turned to sugar, and refilled my water flask at the stream that mumbled through the weedy clearing, trying to decide whether to return to the ridge top to dig another bundle of scabwort roots or head down to the cottage and the uncountable tasks that needed doing before sunset.