datura definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a few flowers of genus Datura, having trumpet-shaped plants around 25 centimeters (10 ins) long and in most cases prickly fresh fruits. The leaves and seeds give alkaloids with narcotic properties. Also called thorn-apple.
    • A plant for the genus Datura.
    • any one of several flowers of the genus Datura, having trumpet-shaped plants as much as 25 centimeters (10 ins) lengthy and often prickly fresh fruits. The leaves and seeds yield alkaloids with narcotic properties. Also called thorn apple.
    • A plant regarding the genus Datura.

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