What does sabadilla mean?

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  1. sabadilla(Noun)

    A Mexican and Central American plant of the lily family (Schoenocaulon officinale).

  2. sabadilla(Noun)

    The seeds of this plant, used in medicine and insecticides.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sabadilla(noun)

    a Mexican liliaceous plant (Schoenocaulon officinale); also, its seeds, which contain the alkaloid veratrine. It was formerly used in medicine as an emetic and purgative

  2. Origin: [Sp. cebadilla.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sabadilla

    sab-a-dil′a, n. a Mexican plant, whose seeds yield an officinal alkaloid, veratrine, employed chiefly in acute febrile diseases in strong healthy persons.—Also Cebadill′a, Cevadill′a.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sabadilla in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sabadilla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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