woody-nightshade

woody nightshade

noun
bittersweet ( def 3 ).

Origin:
1570–80

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woody nightshade
 
n
Also called: bittersweet a scrambling woody Eurasian solanaceous plant, Solanum dulcamara, having purple flowers with recurved petals and a protruding cone of yellow anthers and producing poisonous red berry-like fruits

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