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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various usually poisonous plants of a particular genus having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers.

Usage examples (29)
  • In this connection aconite will be found most useful.
  • "The flowers in her hair are deadly aconite," said Ermessenda.
  • Winter aconite has always been the first bulb to bloom in winter.
  • I can't remember the whole thing, but I think part of it is "wood aconite." for more
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