Conium

Definition of Conium

Co`ni´um
n.1.(Bot.) A genus of biennial, poisonous, white-flowered, umbelliferous plants, bearing ribbed fruit ("seeds") and decompound leaves.
2.(Med.) The common hemlock (Conium maculatum, poison hemlock, spotted hemlock, poison parsley), a roadside weed of Europe, Asia, and America, cultivated in the United States for medicinal purpose. It is an active poison. The leaves and fruit are used in medicine.

Related Words

Apiaceae, California fern, carrot family, Conium maculatum, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, genus Conium, hemlock, Nebraska fern, poison hemlock, poison parsley, rosid dicot genus, Umbelliferae, winter fern
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