Atropa belladonna
Atropa Atropa n. a genus of plants of the nightshade family, including the {belladonna} ({Atropa belladonna}).

Syn: genus {Atropa}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Atropa belladonna — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Belladona» redirige aquí. Para otras acepciones, véase Belladona (desambiguación). ? Belladona …   Wikipedia Español

  • Atropa belladonna — Belladonna Bel la*don na, n. [It., literally fine lady; bella beautiful + donna lady.] (Bot.) (a) An herbaceous European plant ({Atropa belladonna}) with reddish bell shaped flowers and shining black berries. The whole plant and its fruit are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa belladonna — This article is about the plant commonly called Deadly nightshade . for the women s musical group, see The Deadly Nightshade. Deadly nightshade Illustration from Köhler s Medicinal Plants 1887 …   Wikipedia

  • Atropa belladonna — Schwarze Tollkirsche Schwarze Tollkirsche (Atropa belladonna), Illustration Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Atropa belladonna — Belladone Pour les articles homonymes, voir Belladonna (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Atropa belladonna — vaistinė šunvyšnė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bulvinių šeimos vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Atropa belladonna), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, pietų Europoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Atropa belladonna angl. belladonna;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Atropa belladonna — Death s herb Death s herb , n. The deadly nightshade ({Atropa belladonna}). Dr. Prior. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa belladonna — Atropine At ro*pine, n. [Gr. ? inflexible; hence ? ?, one of the three Parc[ae]; a priv. + ? to turn.] (Chem.) A poisonous, white, crystallizable alkaloid, extracted from the {Atropa belladonna}, or deadly nightshade, and the {Datura Stramonium} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa Belladonna — Dwale Dwale, n. [OE. dwale, dwole, deception, deadly nightshade, AS. dwala, dwola, error, doubt; akin to E. dull. See {Dull}, a.] 1. (Bot.) The deadly nightshade ({Atropa Belladonna}), having stupefying qualities. [1913 Webster] 2. (Her.) The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa belladonna — noun perennial Eurasian herb with reddish bell shaped flowers and shining black berries; extensively grown in United States; roots and leaves yield atropine • Syn: ↑belladonna, ↑belladonna plant, ↑deadly nightshade • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous …   Useful english dictionary

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