from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The dried, aromatic leaves of several Indian species of Cinnamomum, especially C. iners and C. nilidum, formerly used in medicine. Also called Indian or Malabar leaves. (See Malabar leaves, under leaf.)
  • noun An ointment or perfume prepared from the malabathrum leaf.

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  • noun The spice from the leaf of various cinnamon plants, used as Asia.


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