|Paraguay Jaborandi (Pilocarpus pennatifolius)|
Pilocarpus is a genus of about 13 species of plants belonging to the family Rutaceae, native to the Neotropics of South America. Various species are important pharmacologically as a source of the parasympathomimetic alkaloid Pilocarpine. Many of the species have the common name jaborandi.
jaborandi (plural jaborandis)
- Any of several species of the genus Pilocarpus of plants, some of which are important medicinally.
- jaborandy (obsolete)
From Old Tupi.
- (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʒa.bo.ɾɐ̃.ˈd͡ʒi/