danewort

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n danewort dwarf herbaceous elder of Europe having pink flowers and a nauseous odor
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Danewort (Bot) A fetid European species of elder (Sambucus Ebulus); dwarf elder; wallwort; elderwort; -- called also Daneweed Dane's weed, and Dane's-blood. Said to grow on spots where battles were fought against the Danes
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n danewort The popular name of Sambucus Ebulus, the dwarf elder of Europe. See danesblood.
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