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foxglove

noun fox·glove \ˈfäks-ˌgləv\

: a tall plant that has many white or purple bell-shaped flowers growing on its stem

Full Definition of FOXGLOVE

:  any of a genus (Digitalis) of erect herbs of the snapdragon family; especially :  a common European biennial or perennial (D. purpurea) cultivated for its showy racemes of dotted white or purple tubular flowers and as a source of digitalis

First Known Use of FOXGLOVE

before 12th century
Medical Dictionary

foxglove

noun fox·glove \ˈfäks-ˌgləv\

Medical Definition of FOXGLOVE

:  any plant of the genus Digitalis; especially :  a common European biennial or perennial (D. purpurea) cultivated for its showy racemes of dotted white or purple tubular flowers and as a source of digitalis

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