Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search



throat +‎ wort


throatwort (countable and uncountable, plural throatworts)

  1. A plant, Campanula trachelium, with a throat-shaped corolla, once considered a remedy for sore throats.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for throatwort in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)