noun. ['ˈhɛnˌbeɪn'] poisonous fetid Old World herb having sticky hairy leaves and yellow-brown flowers; yields hyoscyamine and scopolamine.
- herbaceous plant
- stinking nightshade
- genus Hyoscyamus
- Hyoscyamus niger
Words that Rhyme with Henbane
Example sentences of the word henbane
1. Noun, singular or mass
Black henbane, or Hyoscyamus niger, is a similar herb containing scopolamine, atropine and hyoscyamine.