ammoniac plant

noun

Definition of ammoniac plant

: a tall Persian herb (Dorema ammoniacum) of the family Umbelliferae whose milky juice yields ammoniac

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First Known Use of ammoniac plant

1814, in the meaning defined above

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“Ammoniac plant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammoniac%20plant. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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