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chap·pa·ral

(shap-ă-ral')
Herbal prepared from Larrea tridentata and L. divaricata; used by Native American shamans in bronchitis and dermatologic disorders; hepatotoxicity widely reported.
Synonym(s): creosote bush.
[Sp. chaparral, thicket of evergreen oak, fr. chaparra, dwarf evergreen oak, fr. Basque txapar]
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com; Albert Ballinger, University of Houston-Clear Lake, 46 Chapparal Court, Missouri City, Texas 77459, 281-499-4729, aballinger@houston.
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