Definition of Ranunculus sceleratus
1. Noun. Annual herb growing in marshy places.
Generic synonyms: Butter-flower, Buttercup, Butterflower, Crowfoot, Goldcup, Kingcup
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Literary usage of Ranunculus sceleratus
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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1859)
"The ranunculus sceleratus, and probably the rest of the Ranunculi belong to the ... The acrid principle of the ranunculus sceleratus is a volatile oil, ..."
2. A Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica by John Henry Clarke (1902)
"ranunculus sceleratus. ranunculus sceleratus. Marsh crowfoot. Celery-leaved crowfoot. N. 0. Ranunculaceae. Tincture of whole plant. Clinical.—Aneurism. ..."
3. The Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica: A Record of the Positive Effects of by Timothy Field Allen (1878)
"ranunculus sceleratus, L. Natural order, Ranunculaceae. Authorities. 1, Dr. Y., Archiv f. Hom., took tincture, 2 drops, first and second days, 3 drops fifth ..."
4. The British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review, Or, Quarterly Journal of (1859)
"The ranunculus sceleratus, and probably the rest of the ranunculi, belong to the ... Tbc acrid principle of the ranunculus sceleratus is a volatile oil, ..."
5. A Clinical materia medica by Ernest Albert Farrington (1897)
"ACTEA RACEMOSA, RANUNCULUS BULBOSUS AND ranunculus sceleratus. ACTEA RACEMOSA. WE have in the homoeopathic materia medica, two varieties of the Actea, ..."