dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


1 definition found
 for Yaupon
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Yaupon \Yau"pon\, n. (Bot.)
     A shrub ({Ilex Cassine) of the Holly family, native from
     Virginia to Florida. The smooth elliptical leaves are used as
     a substitute for tea, and were formerly used in preparing the
     black drink of the Indians of North Carolina. Called also
     South-Sea tea. [Written also yapon, youpon, and
     yupon.]
     [1913 Webster]

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229