Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Quebracho

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

quebracho

(Science: botany) A Chilian apocynaceous tree (Aspidosperma Quebracho); also, its bark, which is used as a febrifuge, and for dyspnoea of the lung, or bronchial diseases; called also white quebracho, to distinguish it from the red quebracho, a mexican anacardiaceous tree (Loxopterygium Lorentzii) whose bark is said to have similar properties.

Origin: Sp.