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deadly nightshade

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌded.liˈnaɪt.ʃeɪd/ (also belladonna) us  
a very poisonous plant with small, black, shiny fruits, that grows in Europe, North Africa, and West AsiaCommon plants
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