from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Woodbine or honeysuckle.
- n. [capitalized] A section of the natural order Caprifoliaceæ, including the trumpet honeysuckle, the yellow honeysuckle, and the American woodbine.
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The flowering vineyards filled the air with rich scent, assisted by caprifolium blossoms in luxuriant growth, and a yellow flower the name of which I do not know.
The leaves and bark of the L. caprifolium of Linn. are styptic and acrid; the flowers diuretic; the latter in decoction calm the pain of colic (coliques ou tranchées) following childbirth.
Resources of the Southern Fields and Forests, Medical, Economical, and Agricultural. Being also a Medical Botany of the Confederate States; with Practical Information on the Useful Properties of the Trees, Plants, and Shrubs
 _Lonicera caprifolium_, used by the girls of Patmos for garlands.