Quassias

Definition for the word Quassias.

  • handsome South American shrub or small tree having bright scarlet flowers and yielding a valuable fine-grained yellowish wood; yields the bitter drug quassia from its wood and bark
  • a bitter compound used as an insecticide and tonic and vermifuge; extracted from the wood and bark of trees of the genera Quassia and Picrasma

  • Is Quassias a Valid Scrabble Word?

    Yes Quassias is a valid Scrabble word.


    Scrabble Point Value of Quassias: 17 Points