cowbane

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cow +‎ bane

Noun[edit]

cowbane (usually uncountable, plural cowbanes)

  1. Any of several related poisonous plants of the genus Cicuta
  2. Cicuta virosa, the name species of this genus.

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References[edit]

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

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