from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A poisonous plant (Datura Stramonium); stinkweed. See datura, and jamestown weed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The thorn-apple, Datura Stramonium: so called particularly as a drug-plant.
- n. An officinal drug consisting of the seeds or leaves of stramonium, the seeds being more powerful. Its properties are the same as those of belladonna. See belladonna and Datura.
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