Aconitum

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Noun1.Aconitum - genus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petalAconitum - genus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petal
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
aconite - any of various usually poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers
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Monk's-hood. John Maitland Evans, the Vale of Glamorgan Council's chief execu-tive, said: ``Raising the profile of rare and threatened plants and animals which are found in the Vale will help highlight the importance of conserving biodiversity at a local level.''