Definition of Lobelia inflata
1. Noun. North American wild lobelia having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic.
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Literary usage of Lobelia inflata
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1. The principles and practice of medical jurisprudence by Alfred Swaine Taylor, Thomas Stevenson (1883)
"INDIAN TOBACCO (lobelia inflata). The leaves of Indian tobacco contain an acrid principle which is capable of producing poisonous effects on the brain and ..."