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munjeet definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: perennial East Indian creeping or climbing herb used for dye in the orient [syn: Indian madder, munjeet, Rubia cordifolia]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Madder Mad"der, n. [OE. mader, AS. m[ae]dere; akin to Icel. ma?ra.] (Bot.) A plant of the Rubia (R. tinctorum). The root is much used in dyeing red, and formerly was used in medicine. It is cultivated in France and Holland. See Rubiaceous. Note: Madder is sometimes used in forming pigments, as lakes, etc., which receive their names from their colors; as. madder yellow. Field madder, an annual European weed (Sherardia arvensis) resembling madder. Indian madder, the East Indian Rubia cordifolia, used in the East for dyeing; -- called also munjeet. Wild madder, Rubia peregrina of Europe; also the Galium Mollugo, a kind of bedstraw.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Munjeet Mun*jeet", n. [Hind. maj[=i][.t]h a drug used for dyeing red.] See Indian madder, under Madder.



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