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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A poisonous herb native to northern Europe having blue-purple flowers.

Usage examples (35)
  • "It makes monkshood all the less appropriate for her."
  • 'Aconitine napellus, monkshood,' the compact Japanese told him.
  • "What is the difference, Potter, between monkshood and wolfsbane?"
  • That dark-blue, black-blue, terrible colour of the strange rich monkshood made for more
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