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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Also two species of Cracca, C. purpurea and C. toxicaria, used to stupefy fish. See Tephrosia and ahuhu.
  • noun Two leguminous plants, Ichthyomethia Piscipula and Cracca toxicaria.
  • noun Paullinia pteropoda, of the soapberry family.
  • noun A name given to various plants which have the property of killing or stupefying fish.

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