What is another word for coca?

Pronunciation: [kˈə͡ʊkə] (IPA)

Coca is a plant found in South America that has a long history of traditional use for medicinal and stimulant purposes. There are several synonyms for coca, including Erythroxylum coca, Bolivian coca, Peruvian coca, and Trujillo coca. These names are often used interchangeably to refer to different varieties of the coca plant that are grown in different regions of South America. While coca has been used for centuries for its medicinal properties, it is also known for its stimulant effects and is the primary ingredient used in the production of cocaine. Despite its controversial reputation, coca remains an important part of traditional South American culture and continues to be used for medicinal purposes today.

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Usage examples for Coca

I asked her for a big tall glass, two or three cubes of ice and an open bottle of coca Cola.
Durham, Andrew Everett
Our hats are off to the coca Cola people.
Durham, Andrew Everett
In Peru, the Indians universally chew the leaves of the coca for the stimulating effect it produces.
"The Pearl of India"
Maturin M. Ballou

Famous quotes with Coca

  • If you look at the U.S. government data, our own data, there is as much coca today in Colombia and as much cocaine in the United States as there was 6 years ago.
    Jan Schakowsky

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