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ˈfɒksˌglʌvfox·glove

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foxglove, digitalisnoun

    any of several plants of the genus Digitalis

Wiktionary

  1. foxglovenoun

    Digitalis, a genus of about 20 species of herbaceous biennials native to the Old World, certain of which are prized for their showy flowers. The drug digitalis or digoxin was first isolated from the plant.

  2. Etymology: fox + glove

Webster Dictionary

  1. Foxglovenoun

    any plant of the genus Digitalis. The common English foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) is a handsome perennial or biennial plant, whose leaves are used as a powerful medicine, both as a sedative and diuretic. See Digitalis

  2. Etymology: [AS. foxes-glfa, foxes-clfa,foxes-clife.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of foxglove in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of foxglove in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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