dogbane

noun
dog·​bane | \ ˈdȯg-ˌbān How to pronounce dogbane (audio) \

Definition of dogbane

: any of a genus (Apocynum of the family Apocynaceae, the dogbane family) of often poisonous plants chiefly of temperate-zone regions with milky juice and fibrous bark

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1854, in the meaning defined above

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dogbane

noun
dog·​bane | \ ˈdȯg-ˌbān How to pronounce dogbane (audio) \

Medical Definition of dogbane

: any plant of the genus Apocynum

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