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- n. A female governor in Spanish-speaking regions.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Mexico, Covillea tridentata, the creosote-bush, an illsmelling evergreen bush of the family Zygophyllaceæ. An infusion or tincture of the leaves is used as a remedy for gout and rheumatism.