Definition of Calabar-bean vine
1. Noun. Tropical African woody vine yielding calabar beans.
Group relationships: Genus Physostigma, Physostigma
Terms within: Calabar Bean, Ordeal Bean
Generic synonyms: Vine
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Literary usage of Calabar-bean vine
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1. Twentieth Century Practice: An International Encyclopedia of Modern Medical by Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1895)
"... and a fifteen-per-cent. tincture. The British Pharmacopoeia orders the extract only. Fio. ia—Calabar Bean Vine; flowering branch ; reduced. ..."