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anchusin

[ ang-kyoo-sin ]
/ æŋˈkyu sɪn /
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noun
a red coloring matter obtained from the root of the alkanet, Alkanna tinctoria.
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Origin of anchusin

1860–65; <New Latin Anchus(a) anchusa + -in2
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British Dictionary definitions for anchusin

anchusin
/ (æŋˈkjuːsɪn) /

noun
another name for alkanet (def. 2)
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