- a small tree, Morinda citrifolia, of the madder family, found from India to Australasia, having shiny leaves, white flowers, and fleshy, yellowish fruit, yielding red and yellow dyes.
Also called al.
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- a small rubiaceous tree, Morinda citrifolia, of SE Asia and Australasia, with rounded yellow fruits: yields red and yellow dyes
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