noun aru·sa \əˈrüshə\

Definition of arusa



  1. 1 :  a small shrub (Adhatoda vasica) found in India

  2. 2 :  a yellow dye derived from arusa leaves

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Origin and Etymology of arusa

modification of Hindi arus, perhaps from Sanskrit aṭaruṣa

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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