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Meaning of BONESET

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  perennial herb of southeastern United States having white-rayed flower heads; formerly used as in folk medicine
  2. [n]  European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America
 

BONESET is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: agueweed, common comfrey, Eupatorium perfoliatum, Symphytum officinale, thoroughwort
 
 See Also: comfrey, cumfrey, Eupatorium, genus Eupatorium, healing herb, herb, herbaceous plant

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bone"set`\, n. (Bot.)
A medicinal plant, the thoroughwort ({Eupatorium
perfoliatum}). Its properties are diaphoretic and tonic.

 

 

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