Cartagena ipecac

noun

Definition of Cartagena ipecac

: ipecac derived from a Brazilian tree (Cephaelis acuminata)

called also Panama ipecac

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History and Etymology for Cartagena ipecac

from Cartagena, seaport in Colombia where it is exported

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“Cartagena ipecac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cartagena%20ipecac. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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