<botany> A genus of plants of the Milkweed family, mostly woody climbers with fragrant flowers, several species of which furnish valuable fibre, and one species (Marsdenia tinctoria) affords indigo.

Origin: NL. From W. Marsden, an English author.

(01 Mar 1998)

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