trifoliate orange

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trifoliate orange

Chinese medicine
A deciduous tree, the resinous wood of which is antidiarrhoeal, diuretic, carminative and expectorant; it is used for abdominal and chest pain, bloating, cholecystitis, diarrhoea and haemorrhoids.