stinking nightshade


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Noun1.Stinking nightshade - poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow-brown flowersstinking nightshade - poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow-brown flowers; yields hyoscyamine and scopolamine
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Hyoscyamus, Hyoscyamus - genus of poisonous herbs: henbane
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Apart from barley, malt and wild yeast, Iron Age beer contained mugwort and carrot seed, plus stinking nightshade to increase alcohol content.