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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The bitter aromatic bark of either of two South American trees (Galipea officinalis or Cusparia trifoliata), used as a flavoring in bitters and as a tonic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See bark.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the bitter bark of a South American tree; used in medicines and liqueurs and bitters


After Angostura (Ciudad Bolívar), Venezuela.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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