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