Curcuma paper
Curcuma Cur"cu*ma (k?r"k?-m?), n. [Cf. F., It., & Sp. curcuma; all fr. Ar. kurkum. Cf. {Turmeric}.] (Bot.) A genus of plants of the order {Scitamine[ae]}, including the turmeric plant ({Curcuma longa}). [1913 Webster]

{Curcuma paper}. (Chem.) See {Turmeric paper}, under {Turmeric}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Curcuma — Cur cu*ma (k?r k? m?), n. [Cf. F., It., & Sp. curcuma; all fr. Ar. kurkum. Cf. {Turmeric}.] (Bot.) A genus of plants of the order {Scitamine[ae]}, including the turmeric plant ({Curcuma longa}). [1913 Webster] {Curcuma paper}. (Chem.) See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Curcuma longa — Curcuma Cur cu*ma (k?r k? m?), n. [Cf. F., It., & Sp. curcuma; all fr. Ar. kurkum. Cf. {Turmeric}.] (Bot.) A genus of plants of the order {Scitamine[ae]}, including the turmeric plant ({Curcuma longa}). [1913 Webster] {Curcuma paper}. (Chem.) See …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • turmeric — /terr meuhr ik/, n. 1. the aromatic rhizome of an Asian plant, Curcuma domestica (or C. longa), of the ginger family. 2. a powder prepared from it, used as a condiment, as in curry powder, or as a yellow dye, a medicine, etc. 3. the plant itself …   Universalium

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