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  1. jamaicine(Noun)

    A bitter alkaloid said to be contained in the bark of Geoffroya inermis, a leguminous tree of Jamaica and Suriname.

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  1. Jamaicine(noun)

    an alkaloid said to be contained in the bark of Geoffroya inermis, a leguminous tree growing in Jamaica and Surinam; -- called also jamacina

  2. Origin: [From Jamaica.]

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