barbasco definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several tropical US plants, like in the genus Lonchocarpus, which contain a substance that can stun or paralyze fish.
    • any one of a few Mexican plants of the genus Dioscorea having a sizable, inedible root that yields an extract made use of as a raw material for synthetic steroid hormones.
    • a West Indian shrub or small tree (Jacquinia keyensis) having leathery saponaceous leaves and intensely hard wood.
    • A name in Porto Rico, Cuba, as well as other Spanish-speaking countries of numerous shrubs and woods bearing poisonous seeds.
    • West Indian shrub or small tree having leathery saponaceous leaves and intensely wood
    • any one of a number of exotic US flowers, like in the genus Lonchocarpus, containing a substance that will stun or paralyze fish.
    • any one of several Mexican plants associated with genus Dioscorea having a large, inedible root that yields an extract used as a raw material for artificial steroid bodily hormones.
    • a West Indian shrub or tiny tree (Jacquinia keyensis) having leathery saponaceous leaves and very wood.
    • A name in Porto Rico, Cuba, along with other Spanish-speaking countries of a number of bushes and trees bearing poisonous seeds.
    • western Indian shrub or little tree having leathery saponaceous leaves and intensely wood

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