2 Definitions of Upas

The meaning of the word upas, the definition of Upas:

n. - A tree (Antiaris toxicaria) of the Breadfruit family, common in the forests of Java and the neighboring islands. Its secretions are poisonous, and it has been fabulously reported that the atmosphere about it is deleterious. Called also bohun upas.

n. - A virulent poison used in Java and the adjacent islands for poisoning arrows. One kind, upas antiar, is, derived from upas tree (Antiaris toxicaria). Upas tieute is prepared from a climbing plant (Strychnos Tieute).

The word "upas" uses 4 letters: A P S U

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after upas, or to upas in any order:

c - scaup   e - pause   j - jaups pujas   m - pumas   n - punas   p - pupas   r - praus supra   t - sputa stupa   y - yaups  

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as asp pa pas pus sap sau spa sup up ups us

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