Erythroxylon coca, coca, coca plant(noun)
a South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes; a source of cocaine
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dried leaves of the coca plant (and related plants that also contain cocaine); chewed by Andean people for their stimulating effect
The dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon coca), widely cultivated legally in Andean countries, and the source of cocaine.
Origin: coca, from kuka.
the dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon Coca). In med., called Erythroxylon
Origin: [Sp., fr. native name.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kō′ka, n. a shrub of six or eight feet high, of which the leaves furnish an important narcotic and stimulant.—ns. Cocaine (kō′kä-in), a local anæsthetic made from coca-leaves, and much used in dentistry and surgical operations; Cocainisā′tion.—v.t. Cō′cainise.—n. Cō′cainism, a morbid condition induced by over-use of cocaine. [Sp.,—Peruv.]
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Any of several South American shrubs of the Erythroxylon genus (and family) that yield COCAINE; the leaves are chewed with alum for CNS stimulation.
The numerical value of COCA in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of COCA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I never tasted coca (leaves), let's be clear about that.
Si su novio piensa que Coca-Cola Light o pepsi de dieta es la dieta equilibrada para su desayuno, estás saliendo con un hijo varón.
Coca-Cola is so delicious, but it's like sun tanning or cigarettes — they're these wonderful things that we now know are horrible for us.
There are popular customs that people use. Some drink coca tea and others chew coca leaves. Let's see what he decides to do. You can do it too (chew coca leaves), if you want to.
We applaud McDonald’s for joining with Coca-Cola and Visa. They understand just how vital it is that reform of FIFA is independent of the deep vested interests surrounding the organization and its personnel.
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