Definition of Tribulus terestris
1. Noun. Tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed.
Group relationships: Genus Tribulus, Tribulus
Generic synonyms: Subshrub, Suffrutex
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Literary usage of Tribulus terestris
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1. A Practical treatise on the disorders of the sexual organs of men by Bukk G. Carleton (1900)
"... impotence after gonorrhoea ; painful erections at night ; nocturnal pollutions ; watery discharge from the urethra. Tribulus terestris. ..."