aconitum

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aconītum (wolfsbane, monkshood). See aconite.

Noun[edit]

aconitum (plural aconitums)

  1. The poisonous herb aconite; also, an extract from it.
  2. Aconitum, a genus of plants in the family Ranunculaceae.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀκόνιτον (akóniton, wolf's bane).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aconītum n (genitive aconītī); second declension

  1. Any of the poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum; wolfsbane, monkshood, aconite.
  2. A poison made from the poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative aconītum aconīta
genitive aconītī aconītōrum
dative aconītō aconītīs
accusative aconītum aconīta
ablative aconītō aconītīs
vocative aconītum aconīta

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