betel nut

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Synonyms for betel nut

seed of betel palm

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He further said that Basit was not addicted to any kind of tobacco, betel-nut or cigarette.
In our case, the etiological factors were both chronic irritation by continuous betel and betel-nut chewing with tobacco and repeated low grade trauma by pushing of palate upward with tongue.
Stimulation of human buccal mucosa fibroblasts in vitro by betel-nut alkaloids.
One of the tall, elegant goddesses, wearing a green, shining sari, spat a stream of blood-red betel-nut juice, just as he passed her.
From Hong Kong massage parlors to Taiwanese betel-nut stands, Japanese love hotels to Filipino dance halls, photographer Reagan Louie spent six years patrolling Asia's underground sex dens in search of his subject.