Word Origin for jatropha
Words nearby jatropha
How to use jatropha in a sentence
The Yucca (Jatropha manihot) is one of the finest vegetables of Peru.
It is the root of a shrub called Cassada, or Cassava Jatropha, and in its crude state is highly poisonous.The Voyage Of Governor Phillip To Botany Bay|Arthur Phillip
The juice of the tapioca plant (the Jatropha manihot) likewise contains it.
Of considerable importance is the physic-nut (Jatropha curcas), which is exported.
Those who live in the Barotse valley cultivate in addition the sugar-cane, sweet potato, and manioc ('Jatropha manihot').Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa|David Livingstone