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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of several trees of a certain genus; Medicinal bark of a type of tree.

Usage examples (32)
  • The name cinchona is derived from that of the wife of a viceroy of Peru, who is said to have taken the drug from South America to Europe in
  • It has been employed as a substitute for cinchona.
  • Cooper and I are now partners in the cinchona business.
  • Seems that I know as much as you about how to use cinchona. for more
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