from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rubiaceous tree of India, Nauclea or Anthocephalus Cadamba, often mentioned by the poets of that country.


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  • An ointment made of the flowers of the nauclea cadamba, the hog plum, and the eugenia jambolana, and used by a woman, causes her to be disliked by her husband.

    The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana

  • My friend and I made for the shelter of a lordly cadamba tree at the ashram gate.

    Autobiography of a Yogi


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