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Frisch conjectures that it may have arisen from Pistillo or Stiopo, because pistols used to have large knobs on the handle.
Thus v. Frisch could train bees to go to a blue piece of cardboard distributed among many cardboards of different shades of grey.The Organism as a Whole|Jacques Loeb
Mine has robbed me of half the last fortnight; but I am a little better now, and am saying to myself Frisch zu!George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
Frisch assigns no reason for this appellation, and Jacobson gives a wrong one, viz.
Frisch affirms, in his dictionary, that our modern name is formed from carduus and scolymus united.