noun 1. an Indian evergreen shrub or small tree, Ziziphus mauritiana, of the buckthorn family, having leaves that are rusty-hairy on the underside and small, round, red, acid fruit.
- Indian liquorice
noun 1. a woody leguminous climbing plant, Abrus precatorius, native to tropical Asia and naturalized elsewhere, having scarlet black-spotted poisonous seeds, used as beads, and roots used as a substitute for liquorice Also called jequirity
- Indian list
noun 1. (informal) (in Canada) a list of persons to whom spirits may not be sold Also called interdict list
noun 1. a southern Asian lotus, Nelumbo nucifera, of the water lily family, having fragrant pink or rose flowers.