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fool's-parsley

[foolz-pahrs-lee] /ˈfulzˌpɑrs li/
noun
1.
an Old World fetid, poisonous plant, Aethusa cynapium, resembling parsley.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55
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British Dictionary definitions for fool's par-sleys

fool's-parsley

noun
1.
an evil-smelling Eurasian umbelliferous plant, Aethusa cynapium, with small white flowers: contains the poison coniine
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