What does the word turmeric mean?

Usage examples for turmeric

  1. Now this was an infallible test, as no ghost, whether male or female, can put up with the smell of burnt turmeric. – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  2. Turmeric, saffron, anotta, are about the only representatives, and these are not of much importance in wool dyeing by themselves, although they are sometimes used in conjunction with other natural dye- stuffs, when they are applied by a process which is adapted more especially for the other dye- stuff which is used. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech

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