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English definition of “deadly nightshade”

deadly nightshade

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