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noun yo·him·be \yō-ˈhim-bā, yə-, -bē\

Definition of YOHIMBE

:  a tropical African tree (Pausinystalia yohimbe synonym Corynanthe yohimbe) of the madder family whose bark yields the alkaloid yohimbine; also :  a preparation of the bark that is used especially as an aphrodisiac
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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