Sentence Examples


  • The wood contains no tannin, and for this reason quassia, like chiretta and calumba, may be preserved with iron.
  • Those which act upon the alimentary canal: Simple bitters such as quassia wood, columbo root, taraxacum, gentian, chiretta, and many others, irritate gently the mucous membrane of the stomach and bowels, and by increasing the secretions improve the appetite and digestion.
 
 

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