a toxin found in the nectar of some species of rhododendron and other plants of the family Ericaceae and in food made from their nectar, as unpasteurized honey, poisonous to humans and animals.
having staminate and monoclinous flowers on the same plant. adjective (of a plant species) having hermaphrodite and male flowers on the same plant
(in an ancient Greek house) an apartment for men, especially one for banqueting. (in an ancient Roman house) a passage between two peristyles. a son of Anius who was given the power of prophecy by Apollo. Historical Examples The andron was a passage at the right or the left of the tablinum, connecting the atrium […]
andronicus man-conquering, a Jewish Christian, the kinsman and fellowprisoner of Paul (Rom. 16:7); “of note among the apostles.” Historical Examples Thus he gained a considerable share, and in fact reaped the harvest of which andronicus and Pacuvius had sown the seed. The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor, Vol. I, No. 6, June 1810 Various […]
noun a love of men; a love of sex with men