Toxifera \Tox*if"e*ra\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. to`xon a bow + L. ferre to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as {Toxoglossa}. [1913 Webster]

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  • toxifera — tox·if·era …   English syllables

  • toxifera — täkˈsif(ə)rə Etymology: New Latin, from tox (II) + fera (from Latin, neuter plural of fer ferous) synonym of toxoglossa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strychnos toxifera — Strychnos toxifera …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Strychnos toxifera — Curarine Cu ra*rine (k? r? r?n or k? r? r?n; 104), n. (Chem.) A deadly alkaloid extracted from the curare poison and from the {Strychnos toxifera}. It is obtained in crystalline colorless salts. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strychnos toxifera — 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} ({Strychnos toxifera}, etc.). It sometimes has little… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strychnos toxifera — ID 81481 Symbol Key STTO6 Common Name strychnine Family Loganiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Strychnos Toxifera — Benth. Urari (S). This species provides an important arrowpoison ingredient, rarely if ever used in Panama …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Amyris toxifera L. — Symbol METO3 Synonym Symbol AMTO5 Botanical Family Anacardiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Strychnos toxifera Schomb. ex Benth. — Symbol STTO6 Common Name strychnine Botanical Family Loganiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Curare en Amazonie — Le curare est un poison mortel dont les Indiens de l Amazonie (Brésil, Bolivie, Perou, Guyane, Équateur, Panama, Colombie, Venezuela) imprègnent les point …   Wikipédia en Français

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