from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A vinelike plant (Vitis Caribæa) growing in parched districts in the West Indies, and containing a great amount of sap which is sometimes used for quenching thirst.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A species of vine, Vitis Caribæa, which grows in the West Indies in parched districts.
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