chiretta definition

  • noun:
    • A plant (Agathotes chirayta) present northern Asia, esteemed as a tonic and febrifuge.
    • A plant (Agathotes Chirayta) present Northern India, having medicinal properties into gentian, and esteemed as a tonic and febrifuge.
    • An East Indian bitter produced by the dried stems of Ophelia Chirata, a gentianaceous plant from the north of Asia.

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