An East Indian plant of the genus Curcuma, of the Ginger family.
- A widely cultivated tropical plant (Curcuma domestica) of India, having yellow flowers and an aromatic, somewhat fleshy rhizome.
- The powdered rhizome of this plant, used as a condiment and a yellow dye.
- Any of several other plants having similar rhizomes.
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യാമിക - Yaamika | Yamika ;നക്തമുഖ - Nakthamukha ;ജനേഷ്ടാ - Janeshdaa | Janeshda ;പീതബാലുക - Peethabaaluka | Peethabaluka ;മഞ്ഞൾ - Manjal ;ക്ഷപ - Kshapa ;