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Chinchona   Listen

Any of several trees of the genus Cinchona.  Synonym: cinchona.

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"Chinchona" Quotes from Famous Books

... nest of this Tit here on the 14th May in the Chinchona reserves (Sikhim), at an elevation of about 4500 feet. It was in partially cleared country, in a natural hole of a stump, about 5 feet from the ground. The nest was made of moss and lined with soft matted hair; but I pulled it out of the hole carelessly and cannot say whether it had originally ...
— The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 • Allan O. Hume

Words linked to "Chinchona" :   Jesuit's bark, calisaya, cinchona, Cinchona pubescens, Peruvian bark, cinchona tree, tree, genus Cinchona, cinchona bark, Cinchona officinalis, Cinchona lancifolia, Cinchona ledgeriana, Cinchona cordifolia, Cartagena bark, Cinchona calisaya

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