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BANEBERRY, or HERB CHRISTOPHER

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Originally appearing in Volume V03, Page 313 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BANEBERRY, or HERB CHRISTOPHER, popular names for Actaea spicata (nat. ord. Ranunculaceae), a poisonous herb with long-stalked compound leaves, small white flowers and black berries, found wild in copses in limestone districts in the north of England. It is widely distributed in the north temperate zone.
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