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Related to chittem bark: sacred bark
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|Noun||1.||chittem bark - dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative|
bearberry, bearwood, cascara buckthorn, chittamwood, chittimwood, Rhamnus purshianus - shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada
bark - tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of trees and other woody plants