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American English: /ˈtərmərɪk/
British English: /ˈtəːmərɪk/

Translation of turmeric in Spanish:


  • cúrcuma (feminine)
    azafrán (masculine) de las Indias
    Example sentences
    • American mustard, as applied to hot dogs, is generally very mild and coloured bright yellow with turmeric.
    • A member of the ginger family, turmeric treats mild osteoarthritis pain and inflammation.
    • White curries obtain their milky yellow color from turmeric powder and are mild and lightly spiced.

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