dewtry

noun
plural -es

Definition of dewtry

1 obsolete : jimsonweed
2 obsolete : stramonium or an extract of stramonium apparently formerly used as an aphrodisiac

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History and Etymology for dewtry

Marathi dhutrā, from Sanskrit dhattūra

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“Dewtry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dewtry. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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