Belladonna – A drug obtained from leaves and roots of the deadly nightshade
To remember the definition of the word belladonna, use the following mnemonic:
He rung the bell for a doner (Belladonna) kebab but received a drug made from the leaves and roots of a deadly Nightshade.
Examples of belladonna in a sentence
Ever heard of the belladonna plant?
Belladonna and other poison plants have a long history of medical use.
Belladonna and red arsenic are deadly poisons.