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Pronunciation of Nux Vomica: Learn how to pronounce Nux Vomica in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word nux vomica:

noun
[mass noun]
a spiny southern Asian tree with berry-like fruit and toxic seeds that are a commercial source of strychnine.
Strychnos nux-vomica, family Loganiaceae
a homeopathic preparation of this plant used especially for the treatment of symptoms of overeating and overdrinking.
Origin:

late Middle English: from medieval Latin, from Latin nux ‘nut’ + vomica ‘causing vomiting’ (from vomere ‘to vomit’)