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Cal"a*bar (?), n. A district on the west coast of Africa.

Calabar bean, The of a climbing legumious plant (Physostigma venenosum), a native of tropical Africa. It is highly poisonous. It is used to produce contraction of the pupil of the eye; also in tetanus, neuralgia, and rheumatic diseases; -- called also ordeal bean, being used by the negroes in trials for witchcraft.

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

Calabar`, a district under British protection on the coast of Upper Guinea, the country flat and the climate unhealthy.
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