matico definition

  • noun:
    • A Peruvian plant (Piper, Artanthe, elongatum) allied on pepper, and whose leaves are employed as a styptic and astringent.
    • A Peruvian plant (Piperelongatum or Artanthe elongatum), allied into pepper, the leaves of which are employed as a styptic and astringent.
    • A plant, Piper angustifolium (Artanthe elongata), natural order Piperace√¶.
    • Same as mataco.

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