mad-dog skullcap

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mad-dog skullcap an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Mad-dog skullcap (Bot) an American herb (Scetellaria lateriflora) formerly prescribed as a cure for hydrophobia.
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Usage

In literature:

COMMON NAME, Mad-dog skullcap.
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