Xanthium Strumarium

Correct spelling for Xanthium strumarium

Medical definition of Xanthium strumarium:

A species credited with antidotal power to the venom of poisonous insects, and has also been employed as a styptic.

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1. To pierce with a narrow pointed instrument, as a knife or dagger. 2. A stab wound. 3. A stab culture. ...