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gambier

noun gam·bier \ˈgam-ˌbir\

Definition of gambier

  1. :  a yellowish catechu that is obtained from a tropical southeast Asian woody vine (Uncaria gambir) of the madder family and is used for chewing with the betel nut and for tanning and dyeing




Medical Dictionary

gambier

noun gam·bier

Medical Definition of gambier

  1. :  a yellowish catechu that is obtained from a southeast Asian woody vine (Uncaria gambir) of the madder family and that is used for chewing with the betel nut and for tanning and dyeing



Variants of gambier

also

gambir

\ˈgam-ˌbi(ə)r\play

Learn More about gambier

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of gambier Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about gambier


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