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Engelsk navneord: quassia

1. quassia (om masse el. substans) a bitter compound used as an insecticide and tonic and vermifuge; extracted from the wood and bark of trees of the genera Quassia and Picrasma


Mindre specifikke termerorganic compound


Mere specifikke termerJamaica quassia

2. quassia (om plante) handsome South American shrub or small tree having bright scarlet flowers and yielding a valuable fine-grained yellowish wood; yields the bitter drug quassia from its wood and bark


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bitterwood, Quassia amara


Mindre specifikke termerbitterwood tree


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