Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A resinoid colouring matter obtained from alkanet root.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A resinoid coloring matter obtained from alkanet root.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A red coloring matter obtained from Alkanna (Anchusa) tinctoria.

Etymologies

Latin anchusa the plant alkanet, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)

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