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cassina

or cassine

[kuh-see-nuh] /kəˈsi nə/
1.

cassena

or cassene, cassina, cassine

[kuh-see-nuh] /kəˈsi nə/
noun
1.
2.
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  • The Amphitryon and cassina of Plautus were frequently given.

  • Seizing his long stick, the boy crept toward the fowl behind the screen offered by the cassina bushes.

    Captain Ted Louis Pendleton
  • The chief, at length convinced, led the party to his lodge, and entertained them with a decoction of the herb called cassina.

  • cassina bushes fringed the shores, the vegetation rising thence to a few tall cypress trees in the center.

    Captain Ted Louis Pendleton

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