Choy root
Choy root Choy" root` (choi" r[=oo]t`). See {Chay root}. [1913 Webster]

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  • choy root — Chay root Chay root [Tamil sh[=a]ya.] The root of the {Oldenlandia umbellata}, native in India, which yieds a durable red dyestuff. [Written also {choy root}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chay root — [Tamil sh[=a]ya.] The root of the {Oldenlandia umbellata}, native in India, which yieds a durable red dyestuff. [Written also {choy root}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Oldenlandia umbellata — Chay root Chay root [Tamil sh[=a]ya.] The root of the {Oldenlandia umbellata}, native in India, which yieds a durable red dyestuff. [Written also {choy root}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oldenlandia — corymbosa Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

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