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  • n. The seed of a Brazilian lauraceous tree (Nectandra pichurim) of a taste and smell between those of nutmeg and sassafras, sometimes used medicinally.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The seed of a Brazilian lauraceous tree (Nectandra Puchury) of a taste and smell between those of nutmeg and of sassafras, -- sometimes used medicinally. Called also sassafras nut.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cotyledon of the seed of the South American tree Nectandra Puchury.

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