Peruvian bark ExamplesWord Origin noun
Origin of Peruvian bark First recorded in 1655–65 Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for peruvian bark Historical Examples of peruvian bark
Of the Peruvian-bark trees there are many species,—between twenty and thirty.
Now it is a fortunate circumstance that the Peruvian-bark trees differ from all others in the colour of their leaves.
Inoculation, for instance, has saved more lives than war destroys: and the cures performed by the Peruvian-bark are innumerable.
British Dictionary definitions for peruvian bark Peruvian bark noun
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