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Synonyms for birthroot

trillium of eastern North America having malodorous pink to purple flowers and an astringent root used in folk medicine especially to ease childbirth

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The VH1 documentary focuses on DMC's discovery that he was adopted and his new perspective on the world as he explores his biological birthroots.
DMC's life-changing quest will unfold over the course of the program and will reveal his new perspective on life as he discovers his birthroots and determines who he is and where he comes from.