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  • n. Indian madder

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Indian madder, under madder.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An East Indian madder-plant, Rubia cordifolia, taking to some extent the place of the common madder, and like the latter affording garancin.
  • n. The dyestuff obtained from its root.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. perennial East Indian creeping or climbing herb used for dye in the orient

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