datura: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (du-toor'u, -tyoor'u), [key]
- any of several plants belonging to the genus Datura, of the nightshade family, including some species grown as ornamentals and usually having funnel-shaped flowers and prickly pods: the leaves and seeds are the source of hallucinogenic alkaloids. Cf.
- datura (Thesaurus)