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Meaning of MONKSHOOD

Pronunciation:  'mungks`hûd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite
 

MONKSHOOD is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: Aconitum napellus, helmet flower, helmetflower
 
 See Also: aconite

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Monks"hood`\, n. (Bot.)
A plant of the genus {Aconitum}; aconite. See {Aconite}.

 

 

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