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ja·maica quas·si·a

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  1. Jamaica quassianoun

    similar to the extract from Quassia amara

  2. Jamaica quassia, bitterwood, Picrasma excelsa, Picrasma excelsumnoun

    West Indian tree yielding the drug Jamaica quassia


  1. jamaica quassia

    Jamaica Quassia, scientifically known as Picrasma excelsa, is a type of tree native to Jamaica and other Caribbean islands, whose wood and bark are used for medicinal purposes. The bitter extract derived from its bark and wood, also called Quassia, is used in traditional medicine to treat digestive issues, fever, and certain parasitic infections. It is also commonly used in beverages due to its bitter flavor.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jamaica quassia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jamaica quassia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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