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cascara sagrada definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative [syn: cascara, cascara sagrada, chittam bark, chittem bark]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: American Spanish cáscara sagrada, literally, sacred bark Date: 1885 the dried bark of cascara buckthorn used as a laxative

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Cascara sagrada Cas"ca*ra sa*gra"da [Sp.] Holy bark; the bark of the California buckthorn (Rhamnus Purshianus), used as a mild cathartic or laxative.




 


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