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  • n. Any of various poisonous herbs of the genus Veratrum

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of liliaceous plants, type of the tribe Veratreæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a genus of coarse poisonous perennial herbs; sometimes placed in subfamily Melanthiaceae


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