from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Porto Rico, Trophisracemosa, a low milky tree belonging to the Moraceæ. Its oark, sold in the drug markets of the island, is taken in the form of a decoction by women to stop lactation.


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  • Another tree name for Reese Tee's list... - this one in the fig/mulberry/jackfruit family.

    December 2, 2010