genus Atropa

noun
belladonna
Syn: ↑Atropa
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family

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  • Atropa — n. a genus of plants of the nightshade family, including the {belladonna} ({Atropa belladonna}). Syn: genus {Atropa}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa belladonna — Atropa Atropa n. a genus of plants of the nightshade family, including the {belladonna} ({Atropa belladonna}). Syn: genus {Atropa}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atropa belladonna — This article is about the plant commonly called Deadly nightshade . for the women s musical group, see The Deadly Nightshade. Deadly nightshade Illustration from Köhler s Medicinal Plants 1887 …   Wikipedia

  • Atropa — Taxobox name = Atropa image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Atropa genus authority = L. subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = Atropa belladonna… …   Wikipedia

  • Atropa — noun belladonna • Syn: ↑genus Atropa • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atropa — A genus of plants (family Solanaceae) of which A. belladonna is typical. See belladonna. [G. Atropos, one of the Fates cutting the thread of life, because of the lethal effects of the plant] * * * At·ro·pa a trə pə n a genus of Eurasian and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Atropa belladonna — noun perennial Eurasian herb with reddish bell shaped flowers and shining black berries; extensively grown in United States; roots and leaves yield atropine • Syn: ↑belladonna, ↑belladonna plant, ↑deadly nightshade • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atropa — ID 8953 Symbol Key ATROP Common Name belladonna Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, MI, NJ, NY, OR, WA Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Atropa bella-donna — ID 8954 Symbol Key ATBE Common Name belladonna Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, MI, NJ, NY, OR, WA Growth Habit Subshrub, Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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