Sentence Examples


  • Ayurvedic practitioners suggest gargling with a mixture of water, salt, and tumeric (Curcuma longa) powder or astringents such as alum, sumac, sage, and bayberry (Myrica spp.).
  • Anti-inflammatories such as bromelain (a proteolytic enzyme from pineapples) and tumeric (Curcuma longa) may also be helpful.
  • Turmeric, Curcuma longa, is a shrub that grows in many parts of Asia and Africa.
  • The bread-fruit, sago, banana, vanilla, ginger, arrowroot and curcuma grow wild.