Brechnuss

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EtymologyEdit

brechen (vomit) +‎ Nuss (nut)

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NounEdit

Brechnuss f (genitive Brechnuss, plural Brechnüsse)

  1. strychnine tree (nux vomica (Strychnos nux-vomica, syn. Strychnos vomica, Strychnos spireana), a deciduous tree native to southeast Asia, a member of family Loganiaceae.
  2. Jatropha curcas, a species of flowering plant in the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae, that is native to the American tropics, most likely Mexico and Central America.

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