pituri

noun pit·u·ri \ ˈpichərē \
variants: or bedgery \ˈbejərē\ or less commonly pitcheri or pitchuri \ˈpichərē\

Definition of pituri

plural pituris or bedgeries
1 : an Australian shrub (Duboisia hopwoodii)
2 : a narcotic drug that is prepared by drying the leaves and twigs of the pituri shrub

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Origin and Etymology of pituri

native name in Australia


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