"Potter!...What would I get if I added powdered root of asphodel to an infusion of wormwood?"
-- Professor Snape on the first day of Potions Class (PS8)
A liquidized form of the wormwood plant used in Potions.
- Sold by the Apothecary in Diagon Alley (Pm).
- Used in Shrinking Solution (Pm) and Draught of Living Death (PS8).
"infuse" early 15c., "to pour in, introduce, soak," from Latin infusus