CATECHU MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Catechu Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A dry, brown, astringent extract, obtained by decoction and evaporation from the Acacia catechu, and several other plants growing in India. It contains a large portion of tannin or tannic acid, and is used in medicine and in the arts. It is also known by the names terra japonica, cutch, gambier, etc.


• Catechumenate Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The state or condition of a catechumen or the time during which one is a catechumen.


• Catechuic Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of or pertaining to catechu or its derivatives. See catechin.


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