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ayahuasca

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noun aya·hua·sca \ˌī-yə-ˈhwäs-kə, -ˈwäs-\

Definition of ayahuasca

  1. :  a hallucinogenic beverage prepared from the bark of a South American woody vine (Banisteriopsis caapi of the family Malpighiaceae)



Origin of ayahuasca

American Spanish


First Known Use: 1949


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