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English noun: cubeb

1. cubeb (plant) spicy fruit of the cubeb vine; when dried and crushed is used medicinally or in perfumery and sometimes smoked in cigarettes

Broader (hypernym)fruit

Part meronymcubeb, cubeb vine, Java pepper, Piper cubeba

Substance meronymcubeb, cubeb cigarette

2. cubeb (plant) tropical southeast Asian shrubby vine bearing spicy berrylike fruits

Synonymscubeb vine, Java pepper, Piper cubeba

Broader (hypernym)pepper vine, true pepper

Part holonymcubeb

Member meronymgenus Piper, Piper

3. cubeb (artifact) a cigarette containing cubeb

Synonymscubeb cigarette

Broader (hypernym)butt, cigaret, cigarette, coffin nail, fag

Substance holonymcubeb

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