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Agrostis scabra
Flyaway grass Flyaway grass (Bot.) The hair grass (Agrostis scabra). So called from its light panicle, which is blown to great distances by the wind.
Agrostis scabra
Hair grass Hair" grass` (Bot.) A grass with very slender leaves or branches; as the Agrostis scabra, and several species of Aira or Deschampsia.
Richardsonia scabra
Ipecacuanha Ip`e*cac`u*an"ha, n. [Pg. ipecacuanha (cf. Sp. ipecacuana); fr. Braz. ipe-kaa-guena, prop., a creeping plant that causes vomiting.] (Med. & Bot.) The root of a Brazilian rubiaceous herb (Cepha["e]lis Ipecacuanha), largely employed as an emetic; also, the plant itself; also, a medicinal extract of the root. Many other plants are used as a substitutes; among them are the black or Peruvian ipecac (Psychotria emetica), the white ipecac (Ionidium Ipecacuanha), the bastard or wild ipecac (Asclepias Curassavica), and the undulated ipecac (Richardsonia scabra).
Richardsonia scabra
Coca Co"ca, n. [Sp., fr. native name.] The dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon Coca). In med., called Erythroxylon. Note: Coca leaves resemble tea leaves in size, shape, and odor, and are chewed (with an alkali) by natives of Peru and Bolivia to impart vigor in prolonged exertion, or to sustain strength in absence of food. Mexican coca, an American herb (Richardsonia scabra), yielding a nutritious fodder. Its roots are used as a substitute for ipecacuanha.

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- Melothria scabra, also known as the cucamelon, is a vine grown for its edible fruit. Fruits are about the size of grapes and taste like cu****bers with...
- scabra, known as the common egg eater, egg-eating snake or rhombic egg eater, is a species of non-venomous snake endemic to Africa. Dasypeltis scabra...
- Deutzia scabra is a species of flowering plant in the hydrangea family (Hydrangeaceae) native to ****an and introduced to mainland east Asia, Europe, and...
- Gentiana scabra, the Korean gentian, or ****anese gentian, is a species of flowering plant in the Gentian family (Gentianaceae), found in much of the United...
- Richardia scabra, commonly called rough Mexican clover or Florida pusley, is a species of flowering plant in the coffee family. It is widespread, native...
- Osmoderma scabra is a species in the family Scarabaeidae ("scarab beetles"), in the order Coleoptera ("beetles"). Occurring in eastern North America from...
- Agave scabra (synonym Manfreda scabra), also known as rough leaved agave, is a member of the subfamily Agavoideae. Agave scabra has rosettes growing 0...
- helianthoides var. scabra 'Benzinggold'". RHS Plant Selector. Royal Horticultural Society. Retrieved 21 June 2013. "Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Light of...
- Holothuria scabra, or the sandfish, is a species of sea cu****ber in the family Holothuriidae. It was placed in the subgenus Metriatyla by Rowe in 1969...
- Hypena scabra, the green cloverworm or black snout, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1798...
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