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stramonium

noun stra·mo·ni·um \strə-ˈmō-nē-əm\

Medical Definition of STRAMONIUM

1
:  the dried leaves of the jimsonweed (Datura stramonium) or of a related plant of the genus Datura containing the anticholinergic and antispasmodic alkaloids atropine, hyoscyamine, and scopolamine and used especially formerly in the treatment of asthma and parkinsonism
April 17, 2015
rebarbative Hear it
repellent, irritating
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