Together with litre, quillay, peumo, bollén and other indigenous plants, it is a characteristic component of the sclerophyllous forest endemic to central Chile. Its leaves, which have a strong, woody and slightly bitter flavor and camphor-like aroma, are used for culinary purposes, primarily in Latin America. The leaves are used in a similar mann...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boldo
• (n.) Alt. of BolduFound on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/boldo/
Bol'do Bol'du noun (Botany) A fragrant evergreen shrub of Chili ( Peumus Boldus ). The bark is used in tanning, the wood for making charcoal, the leaves in medicine, and the drupes are eaten.
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Synonym for boldus ... The leaves of Boldu boldus or Peumus boldus (family Monimiaceae), an evergreen shrub of Chile; used in various disturbances of liver function. ... Synonym: boldo. ... Origin: Chilean ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: bol′dō Synonyms: boldus
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