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bulbifera Explained

bulbifera at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Hemlock \Hem"lock\, n. [OE. hemeluc, humloc, AS. hemlic,
1. (Bot.) The name of several poisonous umbelliferous herbs
having finely cut leaves and small white flowers, as the
{Cicuta maculata}, {bulbifera}, and {virosa}, and the
{Conium maculatum}. See {Conium}.

Note: The potion of hemlock administered to Socrates is by
some thought to have been a decoction of {Cicuta
virosa}, or water hemlock, by others, of {Conium

2. (Bot.) An evergreen tree common in North America ({Abies,
or Tsuga, Canadensis}); hemlock spruce.

The murmuring pines and the hemlocks. --Longfellow.

3. The wood or timber of the hemlock tree.

{Ground hemlock}, or {Dwarf hemlock}. See under {Ground}.

bulbifera at English (WD) Of Explained:



bulbifera {{f}}
  • Inter: feminine of » bulbifero

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