Definition of Coca

1. Noun. A South American shrub whose leaves are chewed by natives of the Andes; a source of cocaine.

Exact synonyms: Coca Plant, Erythroxylon Coca
Group relationships: Erythroxylon, Erythroxylum, Genus Erythroxylon, Genus Erythroxylum
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub



2. Noun. United States comedienne who starred in early television shows with Sid Caesar (1908-2001).
Exact synonyms: Imogene Coca
Generic synonyms: Comedienne

3. Noun. Dried leaves of the coca plant (and related plants that also contain cocaine); chewed by Andean people for their stimulating effect.
Category relationships: Flora, Plant, Plant Life
Terms within: Cocain, Cocaine
Generic synonyms: Plant Product

Definition of Coca

1. n. The dried leaf of a South American shrub (Erythroxylon Coca). In med., called Erythroxylon.

Definition of Coca

1. Acronym. (linguistics) w:Corpus of Contemporary American English Corpus of Contemporary American English. ¹

2. Noun. The dried leaf of a South American shrub (''Erythroxylon coca''), widely cultivated legally in Andean countries, and the source of cocaine. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Coca

1. a South American shrub [n -S]

Medical Definition of Coca

1. Any of several south american shrubs of the erythroxylon genus (and family) that yield cocaine; the leaves are chewed with alum for CNS stimulation. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coca

cobwebbiest
cobwebbing
cobwebby
cobweblike
cobwebs
cobwebsite
cobwebsites
cobwork
cobyric acid
cobyric acid synthase
cobyrinamide
cobyrinic acid
cobyrinic hexa-amide
cobza
cobzas
coca (current term)
coca wine
cocaethylene
cocain
cocaine
cocaine-related disorder
cocaine abuse
cocaine addict
cocaine addiction
cocaine esterase
cocainelike
cocaines
cocainise
cocainism
cocainisms

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