Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In herpetology, a systematic name for the shield-reptiles.

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Examples

  • An ointment made of the tabernamontana coronaria, the costus speciosus or arabicus, and the flacourtia cataphracta, can be used as an unguent of adornment.

    The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana

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