What is another word for Cantharis?

Pronunciation: [kˈanθɑːɹˌɪs] (IPA)

Cantharis is a term commonly used to describe a type of insect commonly known as the blister beetle. There are several other synonyms for the word Cantharis, including Spanish fly, Lytta vesicatoria, and Cantharides. These synonyms are commonly used in alternative medical practices where the beetle is used in the creation of natural remedies for various ailments. However, it is important to note that Cantharis and its synonyms can be highly toxic when ingested or applied in large amounts. It is always recommended to consult with a medical professional before using any natural remedies that contain Cantharis or its synonyms.

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What are the hypernyms for Cantharis?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Cantharis

Of the Cantharis, the number is small; the strongest of which is the Cantharis flavipes F. the descriptions of which vary, so that it may still be doubted whether we have a correct account of it.
"A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2"
Otto von Kotzebue
Besides these, a beetle forming a peculiar species between Atopa and Cyphon; Cantharis cembricola Esch.
"A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2"
Otto von Kotzebue
Vile potabis modicis sabinum Cantharis- -Et praelo domitam caleno tu bibes uvam.
"The Adventures of Roderick Random"
Tobias Smollett

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