Duboisia

noun

Du·​boi·​sia d(y)ü-ˈbȯi-zē-ə How to pronounce Duboisia (audio)
: a genus of white-flowered Australian shrubs or small trees of the family Solanaceae that yield alkaloids having an action similar to atropine

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“Duboisia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Duboisia. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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