redgal

noun
red·​gal | \ˈred-ˌgal \

Definition of redgal 

: a tropical American vining shrub (Morinda royoc) of the family Rubiaceae with white or reddish flowers and a yellowish berrylike fruit

called also yellowroot

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2005, in the meaning defined above

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