See Cassia lignea.
A walnut, (from the head, because it is round like the head). See Juglans.
Ca Ryce, or Carycia. Galen says it is a costly food prepared by the Lydians. Varinus supposes it to be thus called, because it was black like the boiled walnuts; from the walnut.
(From a nut). See Alphitidon.
A Portuguese name for the fruit of the Guinea palm tree. See also Ady.
(From caryophillus, and composed of costus, so named from its ingredients). See Scammonium.
A tot. (From the head, from its rotundity.) This word is applied to all such fruit as inclose somewhat eatable within a hard shell. Plutarch says that the ancients called the walnut caryon. because it induces a heaviness and stupidity of spirits; probably derived from its causing sleep.
Caryon basilicon. See Juglans.
Caryon heracleoticon. A small nut, as a hazle nut or filbert; from Heraclea, in Pontus, whence it was brought into Greece.
Caryon lepton. A small nut, as filberts, or hazle nuts; from small.
PhiLlon Plinii, (from caryophyllus, and likeness, from their resemblance to the July flower). See Cassia caryophyllata.
See Piper jamaicensis.
Caryophyllus hortensis. See Caryophillus ruber.
Caryophy' llus vulgaris. See Caryophillata.
(From a nut ). See Dactylus Palmula.
See Terra Japonica.
i. e. Cassia, (from the Arabic term katsia, and this from katsa, to tear off ). Cassia; so called from the act of stripping the bark from the tree.
C B. An abbreviation for Caspar Bauhine.
C. B. Pin. Caspar Bauhine's Pinax.
C. B. Matth. Casp. Bau. in Matthiolum.
C. B. Prod. Casp. Bauh. Prodromus Theatri bo-tanici.
(From the Arabic term katsa). See Thorax.
A term signifying a wound in the breast: (from the Arabian word cassa, a breast).
The fruit of the balsam tree.
From a harlot; so called from being debilitated by too frequent meretricious commerce). Weak, spiritless; blood that is grumous, and hinders the passage of the circulating blood. It is a word of Paracelsus.