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Definition of the noun american hellebore
What does american hellebore mean as a name of something?
- North American plant having large leaves and yellowish green flowers growing in racemes; yields a toxic alkaloid used medicinally
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific name: Veratrum viride
- synonyms of American hellebore: bugbane / Indian poke / white hellebore
- more generic terms: false hellebore / hellebore = perennial herbs of the lily family having thick toxic rhizomes
- geographic area: North America
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for American hellebore
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A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge
— American hellebore is the ...
Companion to the British and American Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeias Arranged in the Form of a Dictionary (1890)
by Lawrence T. Ashwell
American Hellebore, Green Hellebore, Itch-weed. Habitat, Canada to Carolina. Part employed, the root. Time for collecting, in the autumn. Preparations. — Tincture of the fresh root, imported from North America ; tincture of the dried root, using ...
by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas
American hellebore. - HELLEBORE, AMERICAN. Veratrum viride; Indian poke; swamp hellebore. HELLEBoRE, BLACK.
by Chapin A. HARRIS
American hellebore. HELLEBORE, AMERICAN. Veratum eiridc; Indian poke; swamp hellebore. HELLEBORE, Bucx. Helleborus niger. Christmas rose. HELLEBORE, Warm. Verab'nm album. White hellebore. HELLE'BORUS. A genus of plants ...
by Carole J. Skelly
AMERICAN HELLEBORE: See FALSE HELLEBORE.
by Robert Alan Lewis
American hellebore. Veratrum viride. American ivy. Parthenocissus quinquefolia. American lance-headed viper. See Bothrops. American lanceheads. See Bothrops. American laural. plants of the genus Kalmia. American mistletoe.
And Such Words and Phrases of the Collateral Sciences as Pertain to the Art and Practice of Dentistry by Chapin Aaron Harris
American hellebore. Hel'lebore, Amer'lcan (vcratrum m'ride). Indian poke ; swamp hellebore. Hellebore, Black (helleborus niger). mas rose. Cathartic, emmenagogue. a purge, gr. 1: to Bij. Superficial ChristDose ns Hellebore, White ( veratrum ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
American hellebore. Wratrum viride. American Horse Council, Inc. an organization formed in 1969 that represents and promotes the development of the entire horse industry in the United States. American lance-beaded vipers, snakes of the ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
Includes American hellebore (V. viride), black hellebore (H. niger), false or western hellebore (V. californicum, V. viride), green hellebore (H.viridis), stinkinghellebore (H.foetidus), white hellebore (V. album). Helleborus [hel′′ - bo′r s] ...
A Guide for the Pharmaceutist, Druggist, and Physician ; Containing Concise Explanations of the Various Subjects and Terms of Pharmacy, and Appropriate Selections of the Collateral Sciences by Hiram V. Sweringen
AMERICAN HELLEBORE. (Indian Poke, Poke Root, Sivamp Hellebore.) The rhi- zoma of veratrum viride, which see. AMERICAN IPECACUANHA. (Ipecacuanha Spurge.) The root of Euphorbia ipecacuanha, a singular plant growing in pine ...
Pharmaceutical lexicon (1873)
AMERICAN HELLEBORE. (Indian Poke, Poke Root, Swamp ...
by George Watt
64 The American Hellebore. With reference to the last sentence it may be remarked that Liotard gives the price in one passage at 3-5 annas per Tb, in another at 2 annas per Tb. Moodeen Sheriff states that the wholesale price in Madras is ...
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
The American hellebore (Yeratrum viridc), also known as swamp hellebore, Indian poke, and ...
An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley, William Peterson
Veratrum viride, known also as False Hellebore, American Hellebore, Indian Poke, and Itchweed, and Veratrum californicum of the Pacific Coast are the principal species. Vervain (Verbena ...
Nelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)
Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman
Veratrum viride, known also as False Hellebore, American Hellebore, Indian Poke, and Itchweed, and Veratrum cali- fornicum of the Pacific Coast are the principal species. Common Vervain ...
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