Elcaja
Elcaja El*ca"ja, n. [Ar.] (Bot.) An Arabian tree ({Trichilia emetica}). The fruit, which is emetic, is sometimes employed in the composition of an ointment for the cure of the itch. [1913 Webster]

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  • Trichilia emetica — Elcaja El*ca ja, n. [Ar.] (Bot.) An Arabian tree ({Trichilia emetica}). The fruit, which is emetic, is sometimes employed in the composition of an ointment for the cure of the itch. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trichilia —   Trichilia Clasificación científica Reino …   Wikipedia Español

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