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A yellowish liquid soon commenced to filter and drip into the pan, and this liquid was the curare, the arrow poison.Popular Adventure Tales|Mayne Reid
The “curare” does not kill the nerves, for the frog still suffers under the dissecting knife.German Problems and Personalities|Charles Sarolea
Curemus quam uterque partem; tu alterum, ego alterum; nam ambos curare propemodum reposcere illum est quem dedisti.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
Is this perchance the same curare that is discussed by Father Gumilla in his Orinoco ilustrado?
Curare is an Indian arrow poison which absolutely prevents all muscular movement.Makers of Modern Medicine|James J. Walsh