Ergot

  • 1 ergot — ergot …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2 ergot — [ ɛrgo ] n. m. • argoz plur. 1160; origine inconnue I ♦ Production cornée derrière la patte de quelques animaux. ⇒ éperon. 1 ♦ Chez les gallinacés mâles, Pointe recourbée du tarse, doigt abortif servant d arme offensive. Les ergots du coq. « Le… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Ergot — could be called a cereal killer for it comes from cereals such as rye and wheat and is quite capable of killing someone. A fungus (Claviceps purpurea) that contaminates rye and wheat produces substances (alkaloids) termed ergotamines. Ergotamines …

    Medical dictionary

  • 4 ergot — ergót s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ERGÓT s. n. 1. formaţie vegetală parazitară, veninoasă, sub formă de mici puncte pe spicul unor graminee. 2. boală criptogamică a cerealelor (secara), caracterizată prin… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5 ergot — fungal disease of rye and other grasses, 1680s, from Fr. ergot, from O.Fr. argot cock s spur (12c.), of unknown origin. The blight so called from the shape the fungus forms on the diseased grain. Ergotism disease caused by eating ergot infected… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 Ergot — Er got, n. [F. ergot, argot, lit., a spur.] 1. 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}. [1913 Webster] 2. The mycelium or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 ergot — èrgot m DEFINICIJA 1. bot. ražena gljivica 2. pat. guka na koljenu (bolest konja) ETIMOLOGIJA fr. ergot …

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  • 8 Ergot — Ergot, so v.w. Mutterkorn. Daher Ergotīn, Bestandtheil des Mutterkorns (Secale cornutum) u. wahrscheinlich der narkotisch wirksame. Es ist ein braunrothes, in Äther unlösliches, in Wasser schwer u. in Alkohol leichter lösliches Pulver von bitterm …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Ergot — Ergot, Ergotin, s. Mutterkorn …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10 ergot — Ergot, m. acut. voyez Argot et Herigoté …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 11 ergot — [ʉr′gət, ʉrgät΄] n. [Fr < OFr argot, a rooster s spur, hence (from the shape) the disease growth in the plant] 1. the hard, reddish brown or black, grainlike masses (sclerotia) of certain parasitic fungi (esp. genus Claviceps) that replace the …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Ergot — This article is about the fungi. For the part of a horse s hoof, see Ergot (horse anatomy). Ergot Claviceps purpurea Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 13 ergot — (èr go ; le t ne se lie pas dans le parler ordinaire ; au pluriel, l s se lie : des èr go z aigus ; ergots rime avec repos, travaux, etc.) s. m. 1°   Ongle pointu, éperon qui est à la partie postérieure du pied de certains oiseaux. Les ergots d… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 14 ergot — /err geuht, got/, n. 1. Plant Pathol. a. a disease of rye and other cereal grasses, caused by a fungus of the genus Claviceps, esp. C. purpurea, which replaces the affected grain with a long, hard, blackish sclerotial body. b. the sclerotial body …

    Universalium

  • 15 Ergot — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Ergot », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Un ergot est un éperon sur les pattes que… …

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  • 16 Ergot — Weizenähre mit Mutterkorn Roggen mit Mutterkorn verunreinigt Das Mutterkorn auch Purpurroter Hahnenpilz, Ergot, Krähenkorn, Hahnensporn, Hungerkorn, Tollkorn oder Roter Keulenkop …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 17 ergot — noun Etymology: French, literally, cock s spur Date: 1683 1. the black or dark purple sclerotium of fungi (genus Claviceps) that occurs as a club shaped body replacing the seed of a grass (as rye); also a fungus bearing ergots 2. a disease of rye …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 ergot — Hippocampus Hip po*cam pus, n. [L., the sea horse, Gr. ? a hippocampus (in senses 1 and 2); i ppos horse + ? to bend.] 1. (Class. Myth.) A fabulous monster, with the head and fore quarters of a horse joined to the tail of a dolphin or other fish… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 ERGOT — s. m. Espèce de petit ongle pointu, qui vient à la patte de quelques animaux, vers la partie postérieure. Les ergots d un coq, d un chien. Prov. et fig., Se lever sur ses ergots, se tenir sur ses ergots, monter sur ses ergots, Parler avec colère …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 20 ERGOT —    a diseased state of grasses, &c., but a disease chiefly attacking rye, produced by a fungus developing on the seeds; the drug ergot of rye is obtained from a species of this fungus …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia