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cascara sagrada

[suh-grey-duh, -grah-, -grad-uh] /səˈgreɪ də, -ˈgrɑ-, -ˈgræd ə/
noun
1.
2.
the bark of the cascara, used as a cathartic or laxative.
Origin of cascara sagrada
1880-1885
1880-85; < Spanish: literally, sacred bark
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cascara sagrada

/səˈɡrɑːdə/
noun
1.
the dried bark of the cascara buckthorn, used as a stimulant and laxative Often shortened to cascara
Word Origin
Spanish, literally: sacred bark
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