Psychotria

noun
Psy·​chotria | \ sīˈkō‧trēə, -kä‧-\

Definition of Psychotria

: a very large genus of chiefly South American shrubs, trees, or rarely herbs (family Rubiaceae) having corymbose flowers with a 5-lobed corolla and a fruit that is a berrylike drupe with two nutlets

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History and Etymology for Psychotria

New Latin, probably from Middle Greek psychōtria vivifying, from Greek psychē life

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