kurchee
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 pubescens}, {Holarrhena antidysenterica}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • kurchee — kur·chee …   English syllables

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

  • kurchee bark — …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • kurchi — 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

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

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