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cowbane


cowbane


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cowbane  \Cow"bane`\  (kou"b[=a]n`),  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  poisonous  umbelliferous  plant;  in  England,  the  {Cicuta 
  virosa};  in  the  United  States,  the  {Cicuta  maculata}  and  the 
  {Archemora  rigida}.  See  {Water  hemlock}.