from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See mandrake.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Mandrake; often specifically mandrake root, traditionally used as a narcotic
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of plants; the mandrake. See mandrake, 1.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mandrake.
- n. [capitalized] A genus of plants of the natural order Solanaceœ, the nightshade family, and tribe Atropeœ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a genus of stemless herbs of the family Solanaceae
Middle English; see mandrake.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin mandragora (Wiktionary)