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wourali

[woo-rah-lee]
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noun
  1. curare.
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Historical Examples

  • During that time, several experiments were made with the wourali poison.

    Wanderings in South America

    Charles Waterton

  • The wourali poison seems to be the only thing that will kill it quickly.

  • It is called the wourali poison, and is said to be extracted from a sort of creeping vine, which grows in the country.

    The Mission

    Frederick Marryat

  • It is called the wourali poison, and is said to be extracted from a sort of creeping vine which grows in the country.

    The Mission; or Scenes in Africa

    Captain Frederick Marryat

  • The Indians in this district seem to depend more on the Wourali poison for killing their game than on anything else.