Monkshood meaning

mŭngksho͝od
A poisonous aconite (Aconitum napellus) native to Europe, having racemes of blue or purple flowers.
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(countable) Any of various poisonous plants, of the genus Aconitum, with blue or white flowers in the shape of a hood.
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(uncountable) The dried leaves or flowers of these plants formerly used as a source of medicinal alkaloids.
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Origin of monkshood