Meaning of Calabar-bean



English: Calabar-bean
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Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

the violently poisonous seed of an African climbing plant, Physostigma venenosum, of the legume family, the active principle of which is physostigmine.

Definition: 2

the dark brown very poisonous seed of a leguminous woody climbing plant, Physostigma venenosum of tropical Africa, used as a source of the drug physostigmine