Definition of Egyptian henbane
1. Noun. Poisonous herb whose leaves are a source of hyoscyamine.
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Hyoscyamus, Hyoscyamus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Egyptian Henbane
Literary usage of Egyptian henbane
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1. Tariff Information Surveys on the Articles in Paragraph 1- of the Tariff Act by United States Tariff Commission (1921)
"A related plant known as egyptian henbane has similar properties, but contains no hyoscine. Extensive supplies have come in the past from wild plants of ..."