from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several New World plants of the genera Brugmansia or Datura, having large, variously colored trumpet-shaped flowers. All parts of the plants contain the poisonous belladonna alkaloids.
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- n. common name for two closely related genera in the Solanaceae family, Brugmansia and Datura
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- n. South American plant cultivated for its very large nocturnally fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers
- n. a South American plant that is cultivated for its large fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers
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