Catha


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Related to Catha: khat, Catha edulis, Cathar, Cathay
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Noun1.Catha - a genus of African evergreen shrubs characterized by thick leaves and white flowers
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
Catha edulis - a shrub that is cultivated by Arabs for its leaves which are chewed or used to make tea
Celastraceae, family Celastraceae, spindle-tree family, staff-tree family - trees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits
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In 2016, there were continued seizures by Senegalese law enforcement authorities of the Catha Edulis (khat) plant as well as multi-ton quantities of marijuana.
The plant is known scientifically as Catha edulis .
For visitors who came from as far as the hinterland of Lake Turkana, the botanical stimulant--known as khat or qat in Somalia, Yemen and Djibouti; chat in Ethiopia, and whose formal scientific name is Catha edulis--was a rare treat reinforcing the ties of Active kinship underpinning their diverse communities.
O rochomhracsiot iarom na catha cechtarrdha robhuirset an damhradh dermhair adiu & anall amail darnha damhghoire co ttuargaibhset tri tromghaire os aird.
2013: Evaluation of microsatellites of Catha edulis (qat; Celastraceae) identified using pyrosequencing.
Clinical facilities comprise of dedicated in-patient cardiac wards private rooms10 bed ICU 13 bed CCU 4 HDU 7 OT's and 2 Catha labs.
Catha edulis is a flowering plant (one that produces seeds) native to the Horn of Africa (Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Somalia) and the Arabian Peninsula.
The content of psychoactive phenylpropyl and phenylpentenyl khatamines in Catha edulis Forsk of different origin.
Vice president ICCI M Ishfaq Catha on the occasion welcomed the government's decision of another reduction in petroleum prices for relief to the Commonman.
The garden remains one of the few places to have a licence from the Home Office to grow, for display purposes only, cannabis, opium poppies and Catha edulis, an addictive stimulant native to the Horn of Africa).
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