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jimsonweed

noun jim·son·weed

Medical Definition of jimsonweed

  1. :  a poisonous tall annual weed of the genus Datura (D. stramonium) that has rank-smelling foliage, large white or violet trumpet-shaped flowers, and prickly round fruits and that is a source of stramonium—called also Jamestown weed



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also jimpsonweed \ˈjim(p)-sən-ˌwēd\play

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