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

by Thomas Nordegren

Aconit Aconitum napellus. Aconit napel Aconitum napellus.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

It is possible that Aconitum feroxmay be a synonym ora subspecies or variety of Aconitum napellus(cf.Warrier etal. 1993, 41*). Synonyms Aconitum compactum ( Rchb.) Gayer Aconitum neomontanumWulfen Aconitumpyramidale Mill.

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 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 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 previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

*AcoNITUM Napellus. Napellus or Large blue Aconite.] Aconite with leaves cut into many linear fegments, the upper ones broadest and marked with a line, and large blue flowers. Varieties.] Rofe-coloured Napellus. White-flowered Napellus.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

ACONITUM Napellus. cylindrical or conical dorsal prominence. Follicles 3, spreading. Seeds with laited testa. o definite information exists in India regarding the economic uses of this species; but it has been suggested under A. ferox that this ...

Google previewLexicon Pharmaceuticum (1828)

Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary, Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy ... by Thomas Castle

Aconitum Napellus. E. This plant, the Aconitum Neomontanum of Linneens, is a perennial of the class Polyandria, and order Trigynia ; growing wild in the alpine forests of Carinthia,Cariola, and other mountainous countries in Germany, but ...

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 Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients, 7th Edition (2009)

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


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; ...

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