cúrcuma

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cúrcuma(
koor
-
koo
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mah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (botany)
a. turmeric
Es habitual confundir la raíz de la cúrcuma con la del jengibre.It's common to get the root of turmeric and ginger confused.
2. (spice)
a. turmeric
Compré cúrcuma en un puesto de especias de Marruecos para dar color a mis platos.I bought some turmeric on a spice stall in Morocco to add color to my dishes.
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