Definition of Turmeric. Meaning of Turmeric. Synonyms of Turmeric

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Definition of Turmeric

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Turmeric Tur"mer*ic, a. (Chem.) Of or pertaining to turmeric; resembling, or obtained from, turmeric; specif., designating an acid obtained by the oxidation of turmerol. Turmeric paper (Chem.), paper impregnated with turmeric and used as a test for alkaline substances, by which it is changed from yellow to brown. Turmeric root. (Bot.) (a) Bloodroot. (b) Orangeroot.
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Bloodroot Blood"root`, n. (Bot.) A plant (Sanguinaria Canadensis), with a red root and red sap, and bearing a pretty, white flower in early spring; -- called also puccoon, redroot, bloodwort, tetterwort, turmeric, and Indian paint. It has acrid emetic properties, and the rootstock is used as a stimulant expectorant. See Sanguinaria. Note: In England the name is given to the tormentil, once used as a remedy for dysentery.

Meaning of Turmeric from wikipedia

- Turmeric (Cur****a longa) (/ˈtɜːrmərɪk/) is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. It is native to the Indian Subcontinent...
- needed] to turmeric milk. Turmeric is a plant that has a very long history of medicinal use, dating back nearly 4000 years. In Southeast Asia turmeric is used...
- Turmeric juice (sometimes referred to as "drinkable turmeric" or "turmeric elixir") is a form of drink made from turmeric. The demand for turmeric juice...
- wild turmeric) is a member of the Cur****a genus belonging to the family Zingiberaceae. Botanically close to Cur****a australasica, wild turmeric has been...
- caesia, black turmeric or black zedoary is a perennial herb with bluish-black rhizome, native to North-East and Central India. Black turmeric is also sp****ly...
- ****e holud (Bengali: গায়ে হলুদ gaee holud lit. "yellow/turmeric on the body") is a ceremony observed mostly in the region of Bengal (comprising West Bengal...
- yellow chemical produced by some plants. It is the prin****l cur****inoid of turmeric (Cur****a longa), a member of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. It is sold...
- Turmeric is a box set album by the ****anese noise musician Merzbow. It marks Merzbow's return to using metals and feedback since switching to computers...
- Berberis aristata, also known as Indian barberry, "chutro" or tree turmeric, is a shrub belonging to the family Berberidaceae and the genus Berberis. The...
- and religious markings in India. It is made from turmeric or any other local materials. The turmeric is dried and powdered with a bit of slaked lime,...