Indian ipecac

noun

Definition of Indian ipecac

  1. 1a :  an Asiatic vine (Tylophora asthmatica) resembling milkweed b :  the root of this vine

  2. 2 [2Indian 2] :  indian physic

  3. 3 [2Indian 2] :  ipecac 1

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Origin and Etymology of indian ipecac

2Indian 1


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