any of several poisonous plants of the parsley family, as Oxypolis rigidior, of swampy areas of North America, or the water hemlock, Cicuta maculata.
Also called water hemlock. any of several N temperate poisonous umbelliferous marsh plants of the genus Cicuta, esp C. virosa, having clusters of small white flowers
a similar and related plant, Oxypolis rigidior of the southeastern and central US
any umbelliferous plant reputed to be poisonous to cattle
[kou-bel] /ˈkaʊˌbɛl/ noun 1. a hung around a neck to indicate its whereabouts. 2. the bladder campion. /ˈkaʊˌbɛl/ noun 1. a bell hung around a cow’s neck so that the cow can be easily located 2. a metal percussion instrument usually mounted on the bass drum or hand-held and struck with a drumstick 3. (US) […]
[kou-ber-ee, -buh-ree] /ˈkaʊˌbɛr i, -bə ri/ noun, plural cowberries. 1. the berry or fruit of any of various shrubs, especially Vaccinium vitis-idaea, of the heath family, growing in pastures. 2. any of these shrubs. /ˈkaʊbərɪ; -brɪ/ noun (pl) -ries 1. a creeping ericaceous evergreen shrub, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, of N temperate and arctic regions, with pink […]
/ˈkaʊˌbaɪnd/ noun 1. any of various bryony plants, esp the white bryony
[kou-boi] /ˈkaʊˌbɔɪ/ noun 1. a man who herds and tends cattle on a ranch, especially in the western U.S., and who traditionally goes about most of his work on horseback. 2. a man who exhibits the skills attributed to such cowboys, especially in rodeos. 3. Chiefly Northeastern U.S. a reckless or speedy automobile driver. 4. […]