Helleborus foetidus
Bear's-foot Bear's"-foot` (-f[oo^]t`), n. (Bot.) A species of hellebore ({Helleborus f[oe]tidus}), with digitate leaves. It has an offensive smell and acrid taste, and is a powerful emetic, cathartic, and anthelmintic. [1913 Webster]

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  • Helleborus foetidus — dvokiantysis eleboras statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Helleborus foetidus angl. bear’s foot; setterwort; stinking hellebore vok. stinkende Nieswurz rus. морозник пахучий lenk. ciemiernik cuchnący ryšiai: žiūrėk – dvokiantysis… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • Helleborus foetidus — ID 39508 Symbol Key HEFO8 Common Name setterwort Family Ranunculaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution WA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Helleborus foetidus — Setterwort Set ter*wort , n. (Bot.) The bear s foot ({Helleborus f[oe]tidus}); so called because the root was used in settering, or inserting setons into the dewlaps of cattle. Called also {pegroots}. Dr. Prior. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Helleborus foetidus — noun digitate leaved hellebore with an offensive odor and irritant qualities when taken internally • Syn: ↑stinking hellebore, ↑bear s foot, ↑setterwort • Hypernyms: ↑hellebore …   Useful english dictionary

  • Helleborus foetidus L. — Symbol HEFO8 Common Name setterwort Botanical Family Ranunculaceae …   Scientific plant list

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