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Definition of urari

Urari
Urare U*ra"re, Urari U*ra"ri, n. See Curare.
urari
Curare Cu*ra"re Curari Cu*ra"ri(k?-r?"r?), n. [Native name. Cf. Wourall.] A black resinoid extract prepared by the South American Indians from the bark of several species of Strychnos (S. toxifera, etc.). It sometimes has little effect when taken internally, but is quickly fatal when introduced into the blood, and used by the Indians as an arrow poison. [Written also urari, woorali, woorari, etc.]

Meaning of urari from wikipedia

- Ampi, Woorari, Woorara, Woorali, Wourali, Wouralia, Ourare, Ourari, Urare, Urari, and Uirary. In 1596, Sir Walter Raleigh mentioned the arrow poison in his...
- East-West Press [for] Anthropological Survey of India, 2002. p. 117 (XXVII). Urari S.Krishnamurthi Ayyar. Census of India 1921 - Travancore. p. 107. Edgar...
- Green Wall (1954)". British Film Institute. Retrieved 29 November 2014. 99. Urari - A handful o Dust review Amory, Mark, ed. (1995). The Letters of Evelyn...
- satisfactorily transcribed nor translated. Latin transliteration: ... (i)uraʀi : kaum : isaio : raisti : stai : ain : þansi : at : : þuaʀ : fauþr : sloþn :...
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