noun olo·li·u·qui \ˌō-ˌlō-lē-ˈü-kē\

Definition of OLOLIUQUI

:  a woody-stemmed Mexican vine (Rivea corymbosa syn. Turbina corymbosa) of the morning glory family having small fleshy fruits with single seeds that are used especially by the native Indians for medicinal, narcotic, and religious purposes


Spanish ololiuque, from Nahuatl ololiuhqui, literally, something rolled into a ball
First Known Use: 1915


noun olo·li·u·qui \ˌō-ˌlō-lē-ˈü-kē\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OLOLIUQUI

:  a woody stemmed Mexican vine (Rivea corymbosa) of the morning glory family having seeds with hallucinogenic properties


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