• Definition for "curari"
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    • The arrow poison, usually known as…
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curari definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative kind of curare.
    • A brown-black, shining, brittle, resinous compound, composed of the aqueous herb of Strychnos toxifera, and various other species of the same genus, used by Southern American Indians for poisoning their particular arrows, particularly the tiny arrows shot from the blow-gun.
    • alternate kind of curare.
    • A brown-black, shining, brittle, resinous compound, comprising the aqueous extract of Strychnos toxifera, and different various other species of the same genus, employed by Southern American Indians for poisoning their arrows, particularly the tiny arrows shot through the blow-gun.
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