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NOUN (3)

1. used especially in treating bruises;

2. any of various rhizomatous usually perennial plants of the genus Arnica;

3. an ointment used in treating bruises;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Arnica \Ar"ni*ca\, n. [Prob. a corruption of ptarmica.] (Bot.) A genus of plants; also, the most important species (Arnica montana), native of the mountains of Europe, used in medicine as a narcotic and stimulant. [1913 Webster] Note: The tincture of arnica is applied externally as a remedy for bruises, sprains, etc. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

arnica n 1: used especially in treating bruises 2: any of various rhizomatous usually perennial plants of the genus Arnica 3: an ointment used in treating bruises