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ipecac

ip·e·cac

ipecac

 
pronunciation:
I p kaek
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: either of two tropical South American plants related to madder, coffee, and gardenia, whose roots are used medicinally.
definition 2: the dried roots of such a plant, or a preparation made from them, used as an emetic.
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