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  1. jimsonweed, jimson weed, Jamestown weed, common thorn apple, apple of Peru, Datura stramonium(noun)

    intensely poisonous tall coarse annual tropical weed having rank-smelling foliage, large white or violet trumpet-shaped flowers and prickly fruits


  1. jimsonweed(Noun)

    A poisonous plant Datura stramonium, in the nightshade (Solanaceae) family. A hallucinogen occasionally ingested by those looking for a cheap high.

  2. Origin: Jimson (alteration of Jamestown) + weed

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