plural friar's-cowls
: any of several plants having a cowled flower or inflorescence: such as
: a European arum (Arisarum vulgare) with a cowl-shaped spathe
: a common Old World monkshood (Aconitum napellus) having flowers with the helmet convex to hemispherical or arched

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“Friar's-cowl.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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