bark

bark

1. The envelope or covering of the roots, trunk, and branches of plants. B. of pharmacological significance not listed below are alphabetized under specific names. 2. cinchona
cinchona b. cinchona
cotton-root b. dried root b. of Gossypium herbaceum and other species of Gossypium (family Malvaceae). Has been used as an abortifacient and oxytocic.

 

Browse Medical References:

[A] [B] [C] [D] [E] [F] [G] [H] [I] [J] [K] [L] [M]
[N] [O] [P] [Q] [R] [S] [T] [U] [V] [W] [X] [Y] [Z]