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ruyaw [ruyáw] 1n Plant species; turmeric (a spice which is an ingredient of curry powder). luyang-diláu [Used as a condiment, as an ingredient of curry powder and for coloring food and other material. The rhizome is a stimulative aromatic, bearing some resemblance to ginger as an ingredient of curry powder. The rhizomes when cooked in oil are stomachic and vulnerary. The rhizomes yield a yellow coloring matter known as turmeric and used for dyeing mats.] curcuma longa (sem. domains: 18.104.22.168 - Cooking ingredients.) 2n Yellow color. (sem. domains: 22.214.171.124.4 - Colors of the spectrum.) 3adj Symbol of jealousy. (sem. domains: 126.96.36.199.8 - Jealous, 188.8.131.52 - Color.) der. pangruyaw