Definitions for goa powder
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araroba, Goa powder, chrysarobin(noun)
a bitter yellow powder used to treat skin diseases
a bitter powder (also called araroba) found in the interspaces of the wood of a Brazilian tree (Andira araroba) and used as a medicine. It is the material from which chrysarobin is obtained
Origin: [So called from Goa, on the Malabar coast, whither it was shipped from Portugal.]
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