mancona bark
Sassy bark Sas"sy bark` (Bot.) The bark of a West African leguminous tree ({Erythrophl[ae]um Guineense}, used by the natives as an ordeal poison, and also medicinally; -- called also {mancona bark}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Mancona bark — Man*co na bark See {Sassy bark}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mancona bark — casca b …   Medical dictionary

  • Sassy bark — Sas sy bark (Bot.) The bark of a West African leguminous tree ({Erythrophl[ae]um Guineense}, used by the natives as an ordeal poison, and also medicinally; called also {mancona bark}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • casca bark — the bark of Erythrophloeum guineense, an ordeal poison used in western Africa; called also Mancona b …   Medical dictionary

  • Erythrophlaeum Guineense — Sassy bark Sas sy bark (Bot.) The bark of a West African leguminous tree ({Erythrophl[ae]um Guineense}, used by the natives as an ordeal poison, and also medicinally; called also {mancona bark}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Erythrophloeum — Eryth·ro·phloe·um (ə rith″ro fleґəm) [erythro + Gr. phloios bark] a genus of trees of the family Leguminosae. E. guineenґse affords casca or Mancona bark, an African ordeal poison …   Medical dictionary

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