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an·di·ra

(an-dī'ră),
The bark of Andira inermis, a leguminous tree of tropical America, used as an emetic, purgative, and anthelmintic.
Synonym(s): cabbage tree, worm bark
[West Indian native name]

cabbage tree

A tree from tropical America and West Africa, the bark of which has been used as a folk remedy to expel intestinal worms, as an antifungal and to kill fish in rivers. Given its toxicity, is not recommended in modern herbal medicine practice.

Toxic effects
Vomiting, fever, delirium, death.
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HOLLAND: van der Sar, Reiziger, F de Boer (Bouma 35), Stam, van Bronckhorst, Seedorf, Davids (Heitinga 61), Cocu, van der Meyde (Makaay 87), van Nistelrooy, Robben REFEREE: Lubos Michel (Slovakia)
However, the vote against COCU appeared to many to be a denial of Presbyterian heritage or even a betrayal of other COCU churches.
Adam Maher is seen as Strootman's replacement after arriving from AZ Alkmaar and Jeffrey Bruma has also arrived after failing to make the grade at Chelsea but Cocu has not yet been able to bring in players the quality of those who have left.
Being stuck at home on her own is hardly the start to married life Mrs Cocu had planned and she'll be raging even more after hearing her hubby's view on their big day.
However, Massimo Ambrosini scored with one of Milan's few attempts on goal with just seconds remaining and, although Cocu volleyed in an even later third for the Dutch, they could not overcome the blow of conceding an away goal.
Kluivert's goal came off a turnover, a poor clearance off Edgar Davids' chest that Cocu headed down, then sent to Ronald de Boer on the right wing.
PSV EINDHOVEN coach Phillip Cocu could face the sack if his team lose today's crucial game against Feyenoord in Rotterdam.
But their chances this evening are hampered by the loss of experienced pair Philip Cocu and Patrick Kluivert.
It has left McClaren concerned his players could become the victims after watching a video of Andorra's wind-up merchants getting Dutch veteran Phillip Cocu sent off for an elbow during a World Cup qualifier last September.
Phillip Cocu brought a good save out of Abbondanzieri with a fierce shot from a tight angle.
HOLLAND star Phillip Cocu last night revealed the Dutch will TALK their way to the World Cup after ditching their iPods and Gameboys.
A first-half double by former Chelsea midfielder Tiago started the rout, with second half goals by ex-Arsenal striker Syl-vain Wiltord and Fred completing the drubbing after PSV had seen Phillip Cocu sent off in the 42nd minute.