azedarach

noun

azed·​a·​rach
əˈzedəˌrak
plural -s
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2
: the bark of the roots of the azedarach, formerly used as an emetic and anthelmintic

Word History

Etymology

French azédarac, from Persian āzād dirakht, literally, free or noble tree

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“Azedarach.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/azedarach. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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