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Definition of the noun aconitum
What does aconitum mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- aconitum: aconitums
- Aconitum: -
- genus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petal
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Aconitum: genus Aconitum
- more generic term: magnoliid dicot genus = genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
- member of: buttercup family / crowfoot family / family Ranunculaceae / Ranunculaceae = a family of Ranunculaceae
- member: aconite = any of various usually poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers
Alternative definition of the noun aconitum
- The poisonous herb aconite; also, an extract from it.
- A genus of plants in the family Ranunculaceae.
Phrases with Aconitum
- Aconitum Album
- Aconitum Atees
- Aconitum Atrox
- Aconitum Bisma
- Aconitum ferox
- Aconitum Gigas
- Aconitum Hians
- Aconitum Hsiae
- Aconitum Laeve
- Aconitum Laxum
- Aconitum Lioui
- Aconitum Molle
- Aconitum Nanum
- Aconitum Acaule
- Aconitum Acutum
- Aconitum Alatum
- Aconitum Bakeri
- Aconitum Clusii
- Aconitum Degeni
- genus aconitum
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aconitum
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Modern 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 ...
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 ...
A 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, ...
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.
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 ...
The 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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
Encyclopaedia 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 ...
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.
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 ...
Encyclopedia 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.
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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Monkshood B3. Bloomed in June, dried up and is now getting ready to bloom in October
Photo credit: F. D. Richards
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- Aconitum sp. (Monkshood)
Gosford Estate, East Lothian, Scotland.
Photo credit: S. Rae
- Aconitum 'Cloudy'
Kitchen window. The humming bird comes up close to the window providing a great view of the Aconitum & humming bird..
Photo credit: F. D. Richards
- Aconitum tokii bergianska
Species of monkshood (Aconitum tokii)
Photo credit: Udo Schröter
- Aconitum (Monkshood)
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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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