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Noun: hellebore  'he-lu,bor
  1. Perennial herbs of the lily family having thick toxic rhizomes
    - false hellebore
  2. Any plant of the Eurasian genus Helleborus

Derived forms: hellebores

Type of: liliaceous plant, poisonous plant

Part of: genus Helleborus, genus Veratrum, Helleborus, Veratrum

Encyclopedia: Hellebore