Definition of Monkshoods

1. Noun. (plural of monkshood) ¹



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Definition of Monkshoods

1. monkshood [n] - See also: monkshood

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Monkshoods

monkfishes
monkhood
monkhoods
monkie
monkied
monkies
monking
monkish
monkishly
monkishness
monklike
monkly
monks
monkshood
monkshoods (current term)
mono
mono-
mono-amelia
mono-ii
mono-iodotyrosine
mono-theism
mono-unsaturate
mono-unsaturates
mono theism
monoacetone
monoacetylated
monoacetylation
monoacid
monoacidic

Literary usage of Monkshoods

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1. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"monkshoods follicles are frequently solitary. Fig. 1 is a section through flower ; Fig. 2 shows the curiously ribbed seed, natural size and enlarged ..."

2. An Introduction to Logic by Horace William Brindley Joseph (1906)
"Beans (or monkshoods) are not edible 3. Both premisses particular. a. both affirmative; no conclusion follows : Some Germans are Protestants Some Calvinists ..."

3. An Elementary Course of Botany: Structural, Physiological and Systematic by Arthur Henfrey (1870)
"... are well-known poisonous European monkshoods ; and, according to Dr. Hooker, the celebrated " Bikh " poison of India is obtained indiscriminately from ..."

4. The Contemporary Review (1892)
"... potentilla and geum filled up the intervals : when the pansies, all down to line, made a riband of gorgeous hues, and behind, the monkshoods in wondrous ..."

5. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"... muskmelons, monkshoods of all colours. Bacon s Essays. Thou hast a brain, such as it is indeed ! On what else should thy worm of fancy feed ? ..."

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