Henna

A plant dye used to stain the skin of brides.
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Henna

The name henna also refers to the dye prepared from the plant and the art of temporary tattooing based on those dyes (see also Mehndi). Henna has been used since antiquity to dye skin, hair, and fingernails, as well as fabrics including silk, wool, and leather. The name is used in other skin and hair dyes, such as black henna and neutral henna, ne...
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Henna

• (n.) The leaves of the henna plant, or a preparation or dyestuff made from them. • (n.) A thorny tree or shrub of the genus Lawsonia (L. alba). The fragrant white blossoms are used by the Buddhists in religious ceremonies. The powdered leaves furnish a red coloring matter used in the East to stain the hails and fingers, the manes of hor...
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henna

(from the article `Myrtales`) Lawsonia inermis, of the family Lythraceae and native to northeastern Africa, is the henna of commerce, yielding an orange-red dye that has been used ... The earliest records indicate that the Egyptians grew hair on their chins. They frizzed, dyed, or hennaed this beard and sometimes plaited it with ... ...
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henna

1. <botany> A thorny tree or shrub of the genus Lawsonia (L. Alba). The fragrant white blossoms are used by the Buddhists in religious ceremonies. The powdered leaves furnish a red colouring matter used in the East to stain the hails and fingers, the manes of horses, etc. ... 2. The leaves of the henna plant, or a preparation or dyestuff made...
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henna

verb apply henna to one`s hair; `She hennas her hair every month`
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Henna

[ship] MS ``Henna is a Holiday-class cruise ship operated by Star Cruises for the Chinese company HNA Tourism Cruises and Yacht Management around the Korean peninsula. At 47,000 tons, Henna`` is a medium-sized ship, and is the first and largest luxury cruise liner in mainland China, with 739 passenger cabins and a maximum passenger capacity...
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Henna

Hen'na noun [ Arabic hinnā alcanna ( Lawsonia inermis or alba ). Confer Alcanna , Alkanet , Orchanet .] 1. (Botany) A thorny tree or shrub of the genus Lawsonia ( Latin alba ). The fragrant white blossoms are used by the Buddhists ...
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Henna

A natural colorant or hair dye, and strengthener.
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Henna

A plant dye used to stain the skin of brides.
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Henna

A plant-derived powder, when mixed with water to make a paste, is applied to hair, processed and rinsed out. It is used as a natural hair color-enhancer, strengthener and conditioner.
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henna

a reddish brown dye used especially on hair
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henna

a reddish brown dye used especially on hair
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Henna

Derived from the henna plant, a vegetable dye made from its leaves and stemmed into a powder. Traditionally, it imparts a reddish cast to the hair by coating it. Clear henna enhances shine. Henna cannot be dyed over since it coats the outer hair shaft affecting the penetration of the chemical colorant.
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Henna

Henna (Lawsonia inermis) is a shrub of the family Lythraceae, bearing opposite entire leaves and numerous small white fragrant flowers disposed in terminal panicles. In swampy parts of India, the henna leaves are ground into a paste which is then applied to the skin of the feet in order to harden the skin and reduce rotting which would otherwise oc...
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Henna

Henna is a German name for girls. The meaning is `merciful, protector of the home country` The name Henna is most commonly given to English and Welsh girls. (4 times more often than to American girls.) The name sounds like: Honna, Hanna, Henia Similar names are: Denna, Jenna, Genna, Henka, Kenna, Lenna, Nenna, Penna, Venna, Zenna
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henna

henna, name for a reddish or black hair dye obtained from the powdered leaves and young shoots of the mignonette tree, or henna shrub (Lawsonia inermis), an Old World shrub of the loosestrife family. Henna dye has long been in use, as evidenced by Egyptian mummies; the dye is also to decorate the sk...
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Henna

Henna: A coloring made from the leaves of the Egyptian privet, Lawsonia inermis. Approved only for use as a hair dye, not for direct application to the skin, as in the body-decorating process known as mehndi. This unapproved use of a color additive to henna makes these products adulterated and therefore illegal. Injuries to the skin can result from...
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Henna

Indian food terms > Henna
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henna

Small shrub belonging to the loosestrife family, found in Iran, India, Egypt, and North Africa. The leaves and young twigs are ground to a powder, mixed to a paste with hot water, and applied to the fingernails and hair to give an orange-red hue. The colour may then be changed to black by applying a preparation of indigo. (Lawsonia ine...
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henna

Type: Term Pronunciation: hen′ă Definitions: 1. The leaves of the Egyptian privet, Lawsonia inermis; used as a cosmetic and hair dye.
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henna

[n] - a reddish brown dye used especially on hair 2. [v] - apply henna to one`s hair
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