Ergot Same as for aconite.
"The Miracle Mongers, an Exposé" by Harry Houdini
Ergot is a very common disease of the cereals.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 392, July 7, 1883" by Various
A peculiar characteristic of this condition is the state of the ergots and chestnuts.
"Diseases of the Horse's Foot" by Harry Caulton Reeks
He had lately got knowledge of a root to which the same virtues were attached as to ergot of rye.
"The Personal Life Of David Livingstone" by William Garden Blaikie
Occasionally there would be an outbreak of a nervous disorder due to the ergot fungus growing in the rye used for bread.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Of the parasitic forms, one of the best known is the "ergot" of rye, more or less used in medicine.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
Just before confinement send for one ounce of fluid extract of ergot and an original pint bottle of Squibb's Chloroform.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
I refer to the growth of ergotized grass-seeds in our pastures.
"Cattle and Their Diseases" by Robert Jennings
Fluid extract of ergot or tincture of the chlorid of iron, in ounce doses, may be selected.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Thursday, May 16, the Valley City steamed up to Ergot's Landing, and took aboard thirty-nine bales of cotton.
"Reminiscences of Two Years in the United States Navy" by John M. Batten