cascarilla definition

  • noun:
    • A tropical shrub or tree (Croton eluteria) indigenous to the western Indies and northern South America, having a bark that yields an aromatic spicy oil made use of as a flavoring and fragrance.
    • The bark for this plant.
    • A euphorbiaceous West Indian shrub (Croton eleutheria).
    • The aromatic bark of the shrub, formerly used as a gentle tonic or combined with tobacco for cigarette smoking.

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