Definition of Winter's bark

1. Noun. Aromatic bark having tonic and stimulant properties.

Group relationships: Drimys Winteri, Winter's Bark Tree
Generic synonyms: Bark



2. Noun. South American evergreen tree yielding winter's bark and a light soft wood similar to basswood.
Exact synonyms: Drimys Winteri, Winter's Bark Tree
Group relationships: Drimys, Genus Drimys
Generic synonyms: Tree

Definition of Winter's bark

1. Noun. A tree (''Drimys winteri'') native to Chile and Argentina, grown as an ornamental plant for its reddish-brown bark, bright green, fragrant leaves and clusters of creamy white, jasmine-scented flowers. ¹

2. Noun. The bark of this tree. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Winter's bark

1. The aromatic bark of tree (Drimys, or Drymis, Winteri) of the Magnolia family, which is found in Southern Chili. It was first used as a cure for scurvy by its discoverer, Captain John Winter, vice admiral to sir Francis Drake, in 1577. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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