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Definition of Nectandra Rodioei

Nectandra Rodioei
Bebeeru Be*bee"ru, n. [Written also bibiru.] [Native name.] (Bot.) A tropical South American tree (Nectandra Rodi[oe]i), the bark of which yields the alkaloid bebeerine, and the wood of which is known as green heart.
Nectandra Rodioei
Bebeerine Be*bee"rine, or Bebirine Be*bi"rine (b[-e]*b[=e]"r[i^]n or -r[=e]n), n. (Chem.) An alkaloid got from the bark of the bebeeru, or green heart of Guiana (Nectandra Rodi[oe]i). It is a tonic, antiperiodic, and febrifuge, and is used in medicine as a substitute for quinine. [Written also bibirine.]

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- Tropicos: 17805576 WFO: wfo-0000603136 Nectandra rodioei Wikidata: Q39097640 Tropicos: 17801121 WFO: wfo-0001070482...