Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Cinchona officinalis: quinine, Rauwolfia serpentina
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Cinchona officinalis - Peruvian shrub or small tree having large glossy leaves and cymes of fragrant yellow to green or red flowers; cultivated for its medicinal bark|
genus Chinchona, genus Cinchona - large genus of trees of Andean region of South America having medicinal bark