Holarrhena antidysenterica
conessi conessi n. a tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena pubescens} or {Holarrhena antidysenterica}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea.

Syn: ivory tree, kurchi, kurchee, {Holarrhena pubescens}, {Holarrhena antidysenterica}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Holarrhena antidysenterica — conessi conessi n. a tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena pubescens} or {Holarrhena antidysenterica}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, kurchi, kurchee, {Holarrhena pubescens},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica — kurchee kurchee, kurchi kurchi . A tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena antidysenterica} syn. {Holarrhena pubescens}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, conessi, kurchee, {Holarrhena… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica — kurchee kurchee, kurchi kurchi . A tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena antidysenterica} syn. {Holarrhena pubescens}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, conessi, kurchee, {Holarrhena… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica — ID 40722 Symbol Key HOAN3 Common Name tellicherry bark Family Apocynaceae 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

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica — noun tropical Asian tree with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea • Syn: ↑ivory tree, ↑conessi, ↑kurchi, ↑kurchee, ↑Holarrhena pubescens • Hypernyms: ↑tree • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica (Roxb. ex Fleming) Wall. ex A. DC. — Symbol HOAN3 Common Name tellicherry bark Botanical Family Apocynaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Holarrhena antidysenterica (Roxb. ex Fleming) Wall. ex A. DC. — Symbol HOAN3 Common Name tellicherry bark Botanical Family Apocynaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Holarrhena pubescens — conessi conessi n. a tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena pubescens} or {Holarrhena antidysenterica}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, kurchi, kurchee, {Holarrhena pubescens},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holarrhena pubescens — conessi conessi n. a tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena pubescens} or {Holarrhena antidysenterica}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, kurchi, kurchee, {Holarrhena pubescens},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holarrhena pubescens — kurchee kurchee, kurchi kurchi . A tropical Asian tree ({Holarrhena antidysenterica} syn. {Holarrhena pubescens}) with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea. Syn: ivory tree, conessi, kurchee, {Holarrhena… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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