Definition of puccoon
1 : any of several American plants (such as bloodroot) yielding a red or yellow pigment
2 : a pigment from a puccoon
Origin and Etymology of puccoon
Virginia Algonquian poughkone
First Known Use: 1609See Words from the same year
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