Origin of quassia
Examples from the Web for quassia
The same weight of quassia chips may be substituted for the tobacco.Making a Rose Garden|Henry H. Saylor
The hop-wash of soft soap and quassia, so effective against aphis attack, is of little avail in the case of red spider.
One third of a pint of quassia to which add a tablespoonful of rocksalt.Ulysses|James Joyce
Quassia is, probably, the most harmless of all the illegal bitters.
It requires but little discrimination to distinguish very clearly the peculiar bitterness of quassia in adulterated porter.A Treatise on Adulterations of Food, and Culinary Poisons|Fredrick Accum