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digitalis British & World English

A drug prepared from the dried leaves of foxgloves and containing substances (notably digoxin and digitoxin) that stimulate the heart muscle

Digitalis in foxglove British & World English

A tall Eurasian plant with erect spikes of pinkish-purple (or white) flowers shaped like the fingers of gloves. It is a source of the drug digitalis

P. digitalis in beardtongue British & World English

A North American plant of the figwort family with showy, five-lobed flowers. Each blossom has a tuft of hair on one of its stamens