bear's-foot definition

  • noun:
    • A species of hellebore (Helleborus foetidus), with digitate leaves and an offensive scent. It's a strong emetic, cathartic, and anthelmintic.
    • A species of hellebore (Helleborus fœtidus), with digitate leaves. It has an offensive odor and acrid taste, and is a powerful emetic, cathartic, and anthelmintic.
    • A plant associated with the genus Helleborus, H. fœtidus. See Helleborus.
    • A stout composite plant, Polymnia Uvedalia; or, particularly, its root, vaguely claimed is an alterative.
    • digitate-leaved hellebore with an offensive smell and irritant characteristics when taken internally
    • A species of hellebore (Helleborus foetidus), with digitate leaves and an offensive odor. Its a strong emetic, cathartic, and anthelmintic.
    • A species of hellebore (Helleborus fœtidus), with digitate leaves. It has an offensive smell and acrid taste, and is a powerful emetic, cathartic, and anthelmintic.
    • A plant for the genus Helleborus, H. fœtidus. See Helleborus.
    • A stout composite plant, Polymnia Uvedalia; or, specifically, its root, vaguely reported to be an alterative.
    • digitate-leaved hellebore with an offensive odor and irritant attributes when taken internally

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