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bitter pecan
bitter pignut
bitter pill
bitter principle
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Bitter rot
Bitter salt
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bitter spar
Bitter vetch
BITTER WATER
bitter-apple
bitter-bark
bitter-cucumber
bitter-ender
Bitter-salt
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BITTER; BITTERNESS
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Bitter-gourd definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

BIT'TER-GOURD, n. [bitter and gourd.] A plant, a species of Cucumis, called Colocynthis, Colocynth, Coloquintada. The fruit is of the gourd kind, having a shell inclosing a bitter pulp, which is a very drastic purgative. It is brought from the Levant, and is the bitter apple of the shops.




 


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