WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Plant Biologyany of several North American plants belonging to the genus Zigadenus, of the lily family, having narrow leaves and clusters of flowers.
- Plant Biologythe root of any of these plants, poisonous to sheep and other animals.
- 1885–90, American.
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