Definition of Pimenta

1. Noun. Allspice tree.




Definition of Pimenta

1. n. Same as Pimento.

Medical Definition of Pimenta

1. Same as Pimento. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pimenta

pimaric
pimaric acid
pimaricin
pimas
pimavanserin
pimecrolimus
pimelate
pimelic
pimelic acid
pimelic acids
pimelite
pimelo-
pimelorrhoea
pimelorthopnea
piment
pimenta (current term)
pimento
pimento tree
pimentos
piments
pimethixene
pimiento
pimientos
piminodine
pimlico
pimozide
pimp-slap
pimp-slapped

Literary usage of Pimenta

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1. The Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica: A Record of the Positive Effects of by Timothy Field Allen (1878)
"Perspiration (much less marked than from the infusion of Jaborandi), followed by a feeling of great relief and increased vigor,2. pimenta. ..."

2. Hakluytus Posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"Indian Observations gathered out of the Letters of Nicolas pimenta, Visiter of the Jesuites in India, and of many others of that Societie, written from ..."

3. Pharmacographia by Friedrich August Flückiger, Daniel Hanbury (1874)
"a beautiful evergreen tree, growing to about Botanical Origin — pimenta ... (Myrtus pimenta :•" i»-rt in height, with a trunk 2 feet in circumference, ..."

4. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"VII. lian Observations gathered out of the Letters of Nicolas pimenta, Visiter of the ... Icholas pimenta, the Indian Visiter in his N. pimentas Letter to ..."

5. Origin and History of All the Pharmacopeial Vegetable Drugs, Chemicals and by John Uri Lloyd (1921)
"pimenta (pimenta, Allspice) Official in all editions excepting New York. ... Allspice, pimenta officinalis, is the berry of a tree native to Jamaica and ..."

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