monkshood monkshood

Definition(s):

  • (n) a poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite

Usage(s):

  • Soon to join the Furbish lousewort on the Interior Department's list of protected plants is the monkshood, a poisonous wild flower.
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/ˈmæk səm /