Rocoa
Rocoa Ro"coa, n. [Cf. F. rocou, roicou, Pg. & Braz, uruc['u].] The orange-colored pulp covering the seeds of the tropical plant {Bixa Orellana}, from which annotto is prepared. See {Annoto}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Bixa Orellana — Rocoa Ro coa, n. [Cf. F. rocou, roicou, Pg. & Braz, uruc[ u].] The orange colored pulp covering the seeds of the tropical plant {Bixa Orellana}, from which annotto is prepared. See {Annoto}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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