Castor-oil-plant meaning

kăs'tər-oil'
A poisonous, ornamental shrub (Ricinus communis) native to Africa, having palmately lobed leaves and widely cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil of commercial and medicinal value.
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A tropical plant (Ricinus communis) of the spurge family, with seeds (castor beans) from which castor oil is extracted.
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A poisonous, ornamental shrub (Ricinus communis) native to Africa, having palmately lobed leaves and widely cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil of commercial and medicinal value.
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