Result of English - Turkish dictionary

  • (i.), (bot.) çavdar mahmuzu
  • (ecza.) ilâç yapımında kullanılan hastalıklı çavdar tanesi. ergotism (i.), (tıb.) mahmuzlu çavdar ekmeği yeme sonucunda meydana gelen hastalık.

Result of French - Turkish dictionary

  • ergo mahmuz se dresser sur ses ergots kabarmak, horozlanmak

Result of English - English dictionary

  • (n.) A diseased condition of rye and other cereals, in which the grains become black, and often spur-shaped. It is caused by a parasitic fungus, Claviceps purpurea.
  • (n.) The mycelium or spawn of this fungus infecting grains of rye and wheat. It is a powerful remedial agent, and also a dangerous poison, and is used as a means of hastening childbirth, and to arrest bleeding.
  • (n.) A stub, like soft horn, about the size of a chestnut, situated behind and below the pastern joint.
  • (n.) See 2d Calcar, 3 (b).

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