fetid

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deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution Ailanthus altissima , tree of heaven , tree of the gods
poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow-brown flowers; yields hyoscyamine and scopolamine black henbane , henbane , Hyoscyamus niger , stinking nightshade
genus of mostly herbs having a characteristic fetid odor family Valerianaceae , Valerianaceae , valerian family
deciduous perennial low-growing fetid swamp plant of eastern North America having minute flowers enclosed in a mottled greenish or purple cowl-shaped spathe foetid pothos , polecat weed , skunk cabbage , Symplocarpus foetidus
order of fungi comprising the stinkhorns and related forms whose mature hymenium is slimy and fetid; sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes order Phallales , Phallales
rare small evergreen of northern Florida; its glossy green leaves have an unpleasant fetid smell when crushed stinking cedar , stinking yew , Torreya taxifolia , Torrey tree
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