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Definition of Aconite

Aconite
Aconite Ac"o*nite, n. [L. aconitum, Gr. ?: cf. F. aconit.] 1. (Bot.) The herb wolfsbane, or monkshood; -- applied to any plant of the genus Aconitum (tribe Hellebore), all the species of which are poisonous. 2. An extract or tincture obtained from Aconitum napellus, used as a poison and medicinally. Winter aconite, a plant (Eranthis hyemalis) allied to the aconites.

Meaning of Aconite from wikipedia

- Aconite may refer to: Aconitum, a plant genus containing the monkshoods Aconitine, a toxin derived from some of the plants of genus Aconitum Winter aconite...
- Aconitum (/ˌækəˈnaɪtəm/), commonly known as aconite, monkshood, wolf's bane, leopard's bane, mousebane, women's bane, devil's helmet, queen of poisons...
- Aconitic acid is an organic acid. The two isomers are cis-aconitic acid and trans-aconitic acid. The conjugate base of cis-aconitic acid, cis-aconitate...
- The citric acid cycle (CAC) – also known as the TCA cycle (tricarboxylic acid cycle) or the Krebs cycle – is a series of chemical reactions used by all...
- called glum. The barm consists of flour and, in Balti, often has ginger and aconite added to it. After fermentation is complete, water is added to the brew...
- follicles each containing several seeds. It is commonly known as winter aconite, and is valued in cultivation as one of the earliest of all flowers to...
- Belladonna & Aconite is the first album from British goth rock band Inkubus Sukkubus. It was released in October 1993. All songs by Candia Ridley and...
- Aconitum napellus (monk's-hood, aconite, wolfsbane) is a species of flowering plant in the genus Aconitum of the family Ranunculaceae, native and endemic...
- serpentine nature, ****ociates Cerberus with the creation of the poisonous aconite plant. Virgil has snakes writhe around Cerberus' neck, Ovid's Cerberus...
- The common name by which it is most often known in English is Indian Aconite. The plant grows abundantly at Sandakphu, which is the highest point of...
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