1. widely cultivated tropical plant of India having yellow flowers and a large aromatic deep yellow rhizome; source of a condiment and a yellow dye

Definition categories: plant, herb

2. ground dried rhizome of the turmeric plant used as seasoning

Definition categories: food, flavorer, flavoring, flavouring, seasoner, seasoning

Sentences with turmeric as a noun:

- a turmeric color colour: