Definitions for viscum album

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mistletoe, Viscum album, Old World mistletoe(noun)

    Old World parasitic shrub having branching greenish stems with leathery leaves and waxy white glutinous berries; the traditional mistletoe of Christmas


  1. Viscum album

    Viscum album is a species of mistletoe in the family Santalaceae, commonly known as Mistletoe, European Mistletoe or Common Mistletoe. It is native to Europe and western and southern Asia.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Viscum album

    A plant species of the family VISCACEAE, order Santalales, subclass Rosidae. This is the traditional mistletoe of literature and Christmas. Members contain viscotoxin (5 kDa basic polypeptides related to thionins), beta-galactoside- and N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-specific lectin II (60 kDa), and polysaccharides. Mistletoe lectin I is a type 2 ribosome-inactivating protein. Commercial extracts include Plenosol, Eurixor, Helixor Isorel, Iscador, and NSC 635089 (ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS, PHYTOGENIC).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viscum album in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viscum album in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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