thorn apple (English) [ IPA: ˈθɔrn ˈæpəl ASM: থৰ্ণ এপল]
Contributed by: Rupankar Mahanta on 2008-04-27
1. Plants(Common Noun-Common &/or Masculine) a herb of a genus of 12-15 species of vespertine flowering plants belonging to the family Solanaceae, containing many toxic chemicals that induce hallucinations and delusion on the taker. It is also used in ayurvedic medicnes.