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Noun: wort  wurt
  1. (in combination) used in plant names, esp. for plants historically used for medicine or as herbs, e.g. 'liverwort', 'milkwort', 'whorlywort'
  2. Unfermented or fermenting malt

Sounds like: wither, whither

Derived forms: worts

Type of: herb, herbaceous plant, malt

Encyclopedia: Wort