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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus in the pea family, whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone.

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American Spanish.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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