pichurim bean definition

  • noun:
    • The seed of a Brazilian lauraceous tree (Nectandra pichurim) of a taste and smell between those of nutmeg and sassafras, often made use of medicinally.
    • A cotyledon of the seed associated with the Southern American tree Nectandra Puchury.
  • others:
    • The seed of a Brazilian lauraceous tree (Nectandra Puchury) of a taste and smell between those of nutmeg as well as sassafras, -- often used medicinally. Called in addition sassafras nut.

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