Krameria triandra
Krameria Kra*me"ri*a, prop. n. [NL. So called after the German botanists, J. G. H. Kramer & W. H. Kramer.] (Bot.) A genus of spreading shrubs with many stems, from one species of which ({Krameria triandra}), found in Peru, rhatany root, used as a medicine, is obtained. [1913 Webster]

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  • Krameria triandra — Rhatany Rhat a*ny, Rhatanhy Rhat an*hy, n. [Sp. ratania, rata[ n]a, Peruv. rata[ n]a.] The powerfully astringent root of a half shrubby Peruvian plant ({Krameria triandra}). It is used in medicine and to color port wine. [Written also {ratany}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Krameria — Kra*me ri*a, prop. n. [NL. So called after the German botanists, J. G. H. Kramer & W. H. Kramer.] (Bot.) A genus of spreading shrubs with many stems, from one species of which ({Krameria triandra}), found in Peru, rhatany root, used as a medicine …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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