tikor

noun

ˈtikər,
ˈtēk-,
-ˌkȯ(ə)r
plural -s
1
: a starch or arrowroot made from the tubers of an East Indian herb (Curcuma angustifolia)
2
: a plant that yields tikor

Word History

Etymology

Hindi tīkhur

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“Tikor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tikor. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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