from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An Arabian tree (Trichilia emetica). The fruit, which is emetic, is sometimes employed in the composition of an ointment for the cure of the itch.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An Arabian tree, Trichilia emetica, the fruit of which is emetic, and also is sometimes used in the composition of an ointment for the cure of the itch.
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