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Definition of the noun aconitum

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noun - plural:

  • aconitum: aconitums
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  1. genus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petal

Alternative definition of the noun aconitum


  1. The poisonous herb aconite; also, an extract from it.
  2. A genus of plants in the family Ranunculaceae.

Phrases with Aconitum

  1. Aconitum Album
  2. Aconitum Atees
  3. Aconitum Atrox
  4. Aconitum Bisma
  5. Aconitum ferox
  6. Aconitum Gigas
  7. Aconitum Hians
  8. Aconitum Hsiae
  9. Aconitum Laeve
  10. Aconitum Laxum
  11. Aconitum Lioui
  12. Aconitum Molle
  13. Aconitum Nanum
  14. Aconitum Acaule
  15. Aconitum Acutum
  16. Aconitum Alatum
  17. Aconitum Bakeri
  18. Aconitum Clusii
  19. Aconitum Degeni
  20. genus aconitum

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Google previewModern medical therapeutics (1885)

by George Henry Napheys

Aconitum is a potent remedy in the early stages, (F. 441 .) Ammonii Carbonas. See above. (F. 449.) 'Ammonium Iodide is highly recommended to prevent caseation of the inflammatory products of catarrhal and fibrinous pneumonia. To lessen ...

Google previewPopCo (2009)

by Scarlett Thomas

Aconitum is the Latin prefix for the Monkshood family of flowers and is poisonous, of course, in crude doses. In fact, Aconites are some of the most used poisons in history. Aconitum angelicum is the wild version, but Aconitum napellus, the ...

Google previewA Study on Materia Medica (2002)

by N. M. Choudhuri

Aconitum is an important remedy in many affections of the heart, such as neuralgia, hypertrophy, pericarditis, angina pectoris and many other varieties of inflammatory process. Violent hyperemia with severe anxiety about the precordia, ...

Google previewA Woman's Complete Guide to Natural Health (2003)

by Lynne Paige Walker, Ellen Hodgson Brown

postoperative pain and agitation was experienced by those given homeopathic Aconitum.2 Aconitum is a common remedy for ailments involving sudden and violent onset of shock or trauma and for fear and anxiety, such as before surgery.

Google previewThe Calcutta Journal of Medicine (1907)

A Monthly Record of the Medical Auxiliary Sciences by Amrita Lal Sircar

is accompanied by an intense febrile excitement with congested face and conjunctiva, tumultuous beating of the heart, full frequent pulse, violent headache , somnolence, and a alight nightly delirium, aconitum is the adaptable remedy for this ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

ACONITUM, WolfVbane. The Characters are ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Aconitum. spp. Aconite Species Family Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family); Helleboreae Tribe Many Aconite species have worldwide ethno- botanical significance as medicines, psychoactive products,and arrow poisons. Uses asMedicine The ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

aconttase Aconitum aconitase. the enzyme that catalyzes the reversible interconversion of citric acid, cis- aconitic acid, and isocitric acid in the tri- carboxylic acid cycle (citric acid cycle; Krebs cycle). Aconitase is the target of fluoroacetate, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Aconitum Alpinum, or large flowered regarded as efficacious against bites of serpent monkshood, flowers in August, and will grow to and other venomous creatures. The roots hav the height of j feet in good ground ; the flowers ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1893)

by Robley Dunglison

Alkaloid from Aconitum napellus, resembling uarcotin iu composition. Aconlta, ak-o-ne'tab. Aconitine. Aconite, ak'o-nite. See Aconitum napellas. A., ab'- stract of, abstractum aconiti.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Border Plants (1999)

by Hanneke Van Dijk

Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl' Aconitum x cammarum 'Bicolor' plants may be considered common, but there are enough cultivars of A. millefolium, the common yarrow growing in the wild, to choose from. Every nurseryman grows the plants ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

Christine Stork and Jeanna Marraffa CentralNewYork PoisonCenter, Syracuse, NY, USA • S YNONYMS : Aconitum...

Aconitum spp.are perennial herbs with a blackish tuberous rootstock that gives rise toseveral palmate or cleft leaves.

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients (2009)

Complete Information about the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients Found in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter

ACONITUM NAPELLUS LEAVES AND ROOTS ACONITUM NAPELLUS LEAVES AND ROOTS AND GALENICAI. PREPARATIONS 0 Aconite is found in various regions, from hilltops to forests. It grows best in moist and dimly lit areas.

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Scrabble value of A1C3O1N1I1T1U1M3

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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