Definition of jaborandi
: the dried leaves of either of two South American shrubs (Pilocarpus jaborandi and P. microphyllus) of the rue family that are a source of pilocarpine
Origin of jaborandi
Portuguese, from Tupi jamb i̵randí, jam i̵raní
First Known Use: circa 1875
Rhymes with jaborandi
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