Belladonna Synonyms

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Synonyms for Belladonna

The plant Atropa belladonna, a perennial shrub of the nightshade family that contains high concentrations of the alkaloid atropine which can be deadly if taken in excess.
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Any of several herbs of the genus Digitalis, especially D. purpurea of Europe and northern Africa, having a long cluster of large, tubular, pinkish-purple flowers and leaves that are the source of the drug digitalis.
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A poisonous Eurasian plant (Hyoscyamus niger) in the nightshade family, having a strong odor, sticky leaves, and funnel-shaped greenish-yellow flowers. It is a source of hyoscyamine.
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(Medicine) The leaves of the black henbane (Hyoscyamus niger), used in neuralgic and pectoral troubles.
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A taxonomic species within the genus Atropa — deadly nightshade, used a medicine, cosmetic, and poison; native to Europe and western Asia.
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perennial Eurasian herb with reddish bell-shaped flowers and shining black berries; extensively grown in United States; roots and leaves yield atropine
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Any of various simple vascular plants, of the family Equisetaceae, that have hollow stems and produce spores.
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A poisonous annual plant (Datura stramonium) in the nightshade family, having large, trumpet-shaped white or purplish flowers and prickly egg-shaped seed capsules.
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A rhizomatous plant (Podophyllum peltatum) of eastern North America, having large umbrellalike leaves, a single, nodding white flower, and yellow fruit. The ripe fruit is edible, but the roots, leaves, and seeds of the plant are poisonous.
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(Countable) Any of various poisonous plants, of the genus Aconitum, with blue or white flowers in the shape of a hood
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Any of various tall herbaceous poisonous plants of the genus Phytolacca, especially P. americana of eastern North America, having reddish stems, elongated clusters of small white flowers, and dark purple berries.
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Find another word for belladonna. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for belladonna, like: deadly-nightshade, foxglove, henbane, hyoscyamus, datura, atropa-belladonna, belladonna plant, horsetail, jimsonweed, mayapple and monkshood.