Definition of capoor cutchery
: the dried root of an East Indian plant (Hedychium spicatum)
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Origin and Etymology of capoor cutchery
Hindi kapūr-kacarī, from kapūr camphor (from Sanskrit karpūra) + kacarī (Hedychium spicatum)
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