roucou


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roucou

(ˈruːˌkuː)
n
(Dyeing) another name for annatto
[C17: via French from Tupi urucú]
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Its main ingredient is roucou oil, which helps avoid hair breakage, and defrizzes it.
Le cochinim pibil est le produit d'un procede elabore qui implique de faire mariner le porc durant plusieurs heures dans du jus d'oranges de Seville, de la pate de roucou, du piment de la Jamaique, du poivre noir, de l'origan et du cumin (tout en laissant la place a quelques variantes personnelles ou intraregionales).
ZHANG Y HONG Y, BOUNHAR Y, BLACKER M, ROUCOU X, TOUNEKTI O, VEREKER E, BOWERS WJ, FEDEROFF HJ, GOODYER CG, LEBLANC A.
This is a sign, to Muslims and people of other faiths, that the policies of Pope John Paul will continue," said Father Christophe Roucou, who is in charge of relations with Islam in France.