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Definition 1: any of various usually woody vines of the genus Derris of tropical Asia whose roots yield the insecticide rotenone; several are sources of native fish and arrow poisons - [noun denoting plant]

(derris is a kind of ...) a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems

(... is a member of derris) genus of Old World tropical shrubs and woody vines

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