HyperDic: cumin

English > 2 senses of the word cumin:
NOUNplantcumin, Cuminum cyminumdwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds
foodcumin, cumin seedaromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family
cumin > pronunciation
Soundskyuw'mahn
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English > cumin: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningDwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds.
SynonymCuminum cyminum
Part ofCuminum, genus Cuminumcumin
Partscumin, cumin seedaromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family
Broaderherb, herbaceous plantA plant lacking a permanent woody stem
Spanishcomino, Cuminum cyminum
Catalancomí, Cuminum cyminum
English > cumin: 2 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningaromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family.
Synonymcumin seed
Part ofcumin, Cuminum cyminumDwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds
Broaderedible seedMany are used as seasoning
Substance ofkummelliqueur flavored with caraway seed or cumin
Spanishcomino
Catalancomí

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