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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous shrubs or herbs or vines of the genus Solanum.

Usage examples (31)
  • And yet it's also classified as a nightshade which, along with potatoes, peppers and eggplants, are considered toxic by many health gurus.
  • A species of nightshade, which is to be found abundantly in the neighbourhood of Jericho.
  • And there were interesting plants; for example, I now know what one kind of nightshade looks like.
  • Droops now in nightshade's deadly gloom. for more
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