HyperDic: garden_egg

English > 1 sense of the expression garden egg:
NOUNplantgarden egg, eggplant, aubergine, brinjal, eggplant bush, mad apple, Solanum melongenahairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
English > garden egg: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaninghairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable.
Synonymseggplant, aubergine, brinjal, eggplant bush, mad apple, Solanum melongena
Member ofSolanum, genus Solanumtype genus of the Solanaceae
Partseggplant, aubergine, mad appleegg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
Broaderherb, herbaceous plantA plant lacking a permanent woody stem
Spanishberenjena, solanum melongena
Catalanalbergínia, alberginiera, solanum melongena, Solanum melongena

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