1. skullcap, helmetflower, herb, herbaceous plant

usage: a herbaceous plant of the genus Scutellaria which has a calyx that, when inverted, resembles a helmet with its visor raised

2. helmetflower, helmet orchid, orchid, orchidaceous plant

usage: any of several orchids of the genus Coryanthes having racemes of a few musky-scented waxy flowers with a helmet-shaped lip process

3. monkshood, helmetflower, helmet flower, Aconitum napellus, aconite

usage: a poisonous herb native to northern Europe having hooded blue-purple flowers; the dried leaves and roots yield aconite

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