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Yagona vs. Kava — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Yagona and Kava

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Yagona

The kava plant.
May 21, 2022

Kava

Kava or kava kava (Piper methysticum: Latin 'pepper' and Latinized Greek 'intoxicating') is a crop of the Pacific Islands. The name kava is from Tongan and Marquesan, meaning 'bitter'; other names for kava include ʻawa (Hawaiʻi), ʻava (Samoa), yaqona or yagona (Fiji), sakau (Pohnpei), seka (Kosrae), and malok or malogu (parts of Vanuatu).
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Yagona

The drink made from the kava plant.
May 21, 2022

Kava

A narcotic sedative drink made in Polynesia from the crushed roots of a plant of the pepper family.
May 21, 2022

Kava

The Polynesian shrub from which kava is obtained.
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Kava

A cultivated shrub (Piper methysticum) of the Pacific islands, having heart-shaped leaves. It is widely grown for its roots, which contain psychoactive chemicals.
May 21, 2022

Kava

A narcotic beverage prepared from the roots of this plant, used traditionally for social and religious purposes.
May 21, 2022

Kava

A dietary supplement derived from the roots of this plant, used as a sedative.
May 21, 2022

Kava

A plant from the South Pacific, Piper methysticum.
May 21, 2022

Kava

An intoxicating beverage made from the kava plant.
May 21, 2022
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Kava

A species of Macropiper (Macropiper methysticum), the long pepper, from the root of which an intoxicating beverage is made by the Polynesians, by a process of mastication; also, the beverage itself.
May 21, 2022

Kava

An alcoholic drink made from the aromatic roots of the kava shrub
May 21, 2022

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