pareira

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pareira

(pəˈrɛərə)
n
(Elements & Compounds) the root of a South American menispermaceous climbing plant, Chondrodendron tomentosum, used as a diuretic, tonic, and as a source of curare
[C18: from Portuguese pareira brava, literally: wild vine]