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  • n. A reddish-orange colouring substance resembling alizarin, found in the root of an East Indian species of madder, Rubia munjista.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An orange-red coloring substance resembling alizarin, found in the root of an East Indian species of madder (Rubia munjista).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An orange coloring matter (C8H6O3) contained, together with purpurin, in munjeet or East Indian madder. It is nearly related in composition to purpurin and alizarin.

Etymologies

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munjista +‎ -in

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