African rue

noun

: an African plant (Peganum harmala) yielding harmine and harmaline

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1844, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of African rue was circa 1844

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“African rue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/African%20rue. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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