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Definition of the noun aconitum napellus

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  1. a poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonyms of Aconitum napellus: helmet flower / helmetflower / monkshood
    • more generic word: aconite = any of various usually poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Aconitum napellus ssp. tauricum Aconitum napellus ssp. vulgare Rouy et Fouc. It is possible that Aconitum ferox may be a synonym or a subspecies or variety of Aconitum napellus (cf. Warrier et al. 1993, 41*). Synonyms Aconitum compactum ...

Google previewThe A-Z Encyclopedia of Alcohol and Drug Abuse (2002)

by Thomas Nordegren

Aconit Aconitum napellus. Aconit napel Aconitum napellus.

Google previewMedical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)

ACON lTA, see Aconitum napellus. ACONITE, Aeonitum. ACONITI FOLIA, see Aoonitum—a. Radix, see Acunitum. ACONITIA, see Aconitum napellus. ACONITIN, see Aconitum napellus. ACONITINE, see Aconitum ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

aconitum napellus (blue rocket, monkshood); friar's cap; mousebane. Effects: Apsychedelic when smoked or absorbed throughthe skin. In medieval times, anextract was used as an ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1893)

Containing a Full Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, ... 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 previewLexicon Pharmaceuticum, Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary (1828)

Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy, Designed Expressly for the Use of Students by Thomas Castle

ACONITUM NAPELLUS. E. The Aconite, or Aconitum. L. Acotsitum Neomontamm. The Monk's Hood, or Aconitum. ACORI CALAMI RADIX. E. Sweet Flag Root, or Calami Radix. L. ACORI RADIX. D. Sweet Flag Root, or Calami Radix.

Google previewShakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (2014)

by Vivian Thomas, Nicki Faircloth

Aconitum napellus L., also aconite, wolf's bane, helmet flower, monkshood. Long known to be toxic, narcotic and analgesic, aconitum was a plant of witchcraft, thought to give the illusion of flying. In antiquity its juice was used as a ...

Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

Aconitum napellus L., Sp. PI. (1753) 532, s.l. Monkshood; ...

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 napellus; Monkshood; Wolfsbane; Helmet flower; Friar's cap;Soldier's cap; Aconite ...

Google previewThe Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia (101-)

by Project Gutenberg

Aconitum Napellus, common monkshood, is a doubtful native of Britain, and is of therapeutic and toxicological importance. Its roots have occasionally been mistaken for horseradish. The aconite has a short underground stem, from which ...

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

root see also Skin disorders ACONITE Aconitum carmichaelii Aconitum chinese Aconitum kusnezoffi Aconitum napellus Aconitum species Acorus calamus Actaea racemosa Adaptogenic: eleuthero gotu kola schisandra Addictive properties, ...

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