noun, plural fu·mi·to·ries.
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Origin of fumitory
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The fumitory is a perpetual bloomer from July till killed by the autumn frosts.Riverby|John Burroughs
Infusum fumari, L. From the herbaceous portion of common fumitory (Fumaria officinalis).
Fumaric acid is found in fumitory (Fumaria officinalis), in various fungi (Agaricus piperatus, &c.), and in Iceland moss.
Some fumitory appeared this summer in a field of barley; till then I had not observed any for some time in that district.Nature Near London|Richard Jefferies
Fumitory, too, was grown by the housewives, and was used as a tonic and a remedy for jaundice.The Mystery and Romance of Alchemy and Pharmacy|Charles John Samuel Thompson