Sinonimi: cubeb cigarette | cubeb vine | Java pepper | Piper cubeba
ETYM French cubčbe, from Arabic kabebat; cf. Italian cubebe.
1. A cigarette containing cubeb; SYN. cubeb cigarette.
2. Spicy fruit of the cubeb vine; when dried and crushed is used medicinally or in perfumery and sometimes smoked in cigarettes.
3. Tropical southeast Asian shrubby vine bearing spicy berrylike fruits; SYN. cubeb vine, Java pepper, Piper cubeba.
Dried fruit of a pepper plant, used for catarrh.