Curculionidous

Cur`cu*li*on"i*dous

(k?r`-k?-l?-?n"?-d?s), a. (Zol.) Pertaining to the Curculionide, or weevil tribe.
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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, including the turmeric plant (Curcuma longa).
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Curcuma paper. (Chem.) See Turmeric paper, under Turmeric.
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