Strychnos

Strychnos

Strych"nos\, n. [L., a kind of nightshade, Gr. ?.] (Bot.) A genus of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Loganiace[ae]. See Nux vomica.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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