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deadly nightshade

noun
1.
belladonna (def 1).
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80
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British Dictionary definitions for deadly-nightshade

deadly nightshade

noun
1.
a poisonous Eurasian solanaceous plant, Atropa belladonna, having dull purple bell-shaped flowers and small very poisonous black berries Also called belladonna, dwale
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deadly-nightshade in Medicine

deadly nightshade dead·ly nightshade (děd'lē)
n.
See belladonna.

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