poison dogwood
noun see poison sumac

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  • Poison dogwood — Poison Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • poison dogwood — Poison Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • poison dogwood — ☆ poison dogwood n. POISON SUMAC * * * …   Universalium

  • poison dogwood — ☆ poison dogwood n. POISON SUMAC …   English World dictionary

  • poison dogwood — noun smooth American swamp shrub with pinnate leaves and greenish flowers followed by greenish white berries; yields an irritating oil • Syn: ↑poison ash, ↑poison sumac, ↑Toxicodendron vernix, ↑Rhus vernix • Hypernyms: ↑poisonous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • poison dogwood — poison dog·wood dȯg .wu̇d n POISON SUMAC …   Medical dictionary

  • poison dogwood. — See poison sumac. [1805 15, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • poison dogwood. — See poison sumac. [1805 15, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Poison dogwood — Clusia (B) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Poison — Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is capable of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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