Cahinca root

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cahinca root (Bot) The root of an American shrub (Chiococca racemosa), found as far north as Florida Keys, from which cahincic acid is obtained; also, the root of the South American Chiococca anguifuga, a celebrated antidote for snake poison.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Cahincic