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- n. The fruit of Anamirta cocculus, a climbing plant of Southeast Asia and India. It is a source of picrotoxin.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The fruit or berry of the Anamirta Cocculus, a climbing plant of the East Indies. It is a poisonous narcotic and stimulant.
Latin cocculus (diminutive of coccum kermes berry) + Indicus of India. (Wiktionary)
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