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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dwarf elder, danewort, Sambucus ebulus(noun)

    dwarf herbaceous elder of Europe having pink flowers and a nauseous odor

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  1. danewort(Noun)

    A European dwarf version of the elder, Sambucus ebulus, that has a bad smell

  2. Origin: Traditionally believed to grow on battlegrounds of the Danes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Danewort(noun)

    a fetid European species of elder (Sambucus Ebulus); dwarf elder; wallwort; elderwort; -- called also Daneweed, Dane's weed, and Dane's-blood. [Said to grow on spots where battles were fought against the Danes.]

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