hemlock

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

hem·lock

noun \ˈhem-ˌläk\

Definition of HEMLOCK

1
a : any of several poisonous herbs (as a poison hemlock or a water hemlock) of the carrot family (Umbelliferae) having finely cut leaves and small white flowers b : conium 2
2
: a drug or lethal drink prepared from the poison hemlock—compare coniine

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