from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See calumba.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The root of Jateorrhiza Calumba (J. palmata), a menispermaceous plant of southeastern Africa, cultivated in some African and East Indian islands.
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- n. any of various tall perennial herbs constituting the genus Frasera; widely distributed in warm dry upland areas of California, Oregon, and Washington
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