Definition of Phellodendron amurense
1. Noun. Deciduous tree of China and Manchuria having a turpentine aroma and handsome compound leaves turning yellow in autumn and deeply fissured corky bark.
Group relationships: Genus Phellodendron, Phellodendron
Generic synonyms: Tree
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Literary usage of Phellodendron amurense
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1. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention (1909)
"phellodendron amurense, Rupr.—" Wong Pak " (Huang Po). The sliced yellow bark is used for toothache. For the structure of this bark, see PJ (3), xviii, ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1877)
"... and any addition to it is a cause for congratulation, especially when, as in the case of phellodendron amurense,2 the new-comer is extremely ornamental, ..."
3. Manchuria: Its People, Resources and Recent History by Alexander Hosie (1904)
"... All. The bark of phellodendron amurense, Rupr., and Dictamnus albus, L., and the leaves of Ephedra vulgaris, Rich., and Clematis ..."