Monkshood - What does it mean?

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(wikipedia monkshood) (Aconitum)

Alternative forms

* monk's hood


  • (countable) Any of various poisonous plants, of the genus Aconitum , with blue or white flowers in the shape of a hood
  • (uncountable) The dried leaves or flowers of these plants formerly used as a source of medicinal alkaloids
  • Synonyms

    * aconite, wolfsbane

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