coffee senna


coffee senna
noun
very leafy malodorous tropical weedy shrub whose seeds have been used as an adulterant for coffee; sometimes classified in genus Cassia
Hypernyms: ↑senna

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noun
: a tropical weed (Cassia occidentalis) having rack-scented foliage and seeds that have been used as an adulterant for coffee — called also mogdad coffee, negro coffee

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  • Senna occidentalis — noun very leafy malodorous tropical weedy shrub whose seeds have been used as an adulterant for coffee; sometimes classified in genus Cassia • Syn: ↑coffee senna, ↑mogdad coffee, ↑styptic weed, ↑stinking weed, ↑Cassia occidentalis • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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