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large tree native to southeastern Asia; the nuts yield oil used in varnishes; nut kernels strung together are used locally as candles Aleurites moluccana , candlenut , varnish tree
polypeptide antibiotic of known chemical structure effective against several types of Gram-positive organisms; usually applied locally bacitracin
tall erect highly poisonous Eurasiatic perennial herb locally abundant in marshy areas Cicuta verosa , water hemlock
shrub with terminal tufts of elongated leaves used locally for thatching and clothing; thick sweet roots are used as food; tropical southeastern Asia, Australia and Hawaii Cordyline terminalis , ti
medicine applied locally to produce superficial inflammation in order to reduce deeper inflammation counterirritant
any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone cube
greyish-green shrub of desert regions of southwestern United States and Mexico having sparse foliage and terminal spikes of bluish violet flowers; locally important as source of a light-colored honey of excellent flavor Dalea spinosa , smoke tree
genus of tall reedlike tropical American orchids; includes species with pods used locally as a substitute for vanilla genus Selenipedium , Selenipedium
radio receiver that combines a locally generated frequency with the carrier frequency to produce a supersonic signal that is demodulated and amplified heterodyne receiver , superhet , superheterodyne receiver
European hawkweed introduced into northeastern United States; locally troublesome weeds Hieracium praealtum , king devil , yellow hawkweed
shrub to moderately large tree that grows in brackish water along the seacoasts of western Africa and tropical America; locally important as a source of tannin Laguncularia racemosa , white mangrove
tree of the Amazon valley yielding a light brittle timber locally regarded as resistant to insect attack marupa , Simarouba amara
resembling lac; secreted by a scale living on twigs of certain Mexican shrubs; used locally as medicine Sonora lac
mixture of antibiotics applied locally to infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria tyrothricin
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