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Definition of the noun aframomum
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noun - plural: -
- an African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Aframomum: genus Aframomum
- more generic term: plant genus = a genus of plants
- member of: family Zingiberaceae / ginger family / Zingiberaceae = a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musales
- member: Aframomum melegueta / grains of paradise / melagueta pepper / Guinea grains / Guinea pepper = West African plant bearing pungent peppery seeds
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by G. Rehm
Jansen -> 62 Aframomum korarima (Pereira) Engl. A. corrorima (ABr.) Jansen korarirna ...
Dictionary of Flavors (2017)
by Dolf De Rovira, Sr.
(Aframomum meleguata Rosc.) – Otherwise known as Melegueta pepper, the spice is related to cardamom, and has a very similar flavor profile. See Cardamom and Chart 175 – Grains of Paradise. Grainy – 1. A textural attribute associated with small resilient particles or the reminiscence of particles in a food. 2. A flavor attribute reminiscent of the flavor attributes of cereals, meals, and grains in general. Gram – A unit of measurement in the metric ...
Dictionary of Food (2009)
International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair
áfonya Hungary Blueberries Aframomum korarima Botanical nameEthiopian cardamom Aframomum melegueta Botanical name ...
Luo Biological Dictionary (1998)
by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns
Aframomum mala (Zingiberaceae). An erect herb, up to 1 m. high arising from a rhizome. Vegetative stems smooth and straight; flowering stems enclosed in stiff greenish dark-red scales. Flowers with deep red lateral petals while the lower one is yellow. Fruit shining dark-green at first but changes ...
by Scott Cunningham
(Aframomum melequeta, Amomum melegeuta:) G Folk Names: African Pepper, Guinea Grains, Mallaquetta Pepper, Melequeta Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Powers: Lust, Luck, Love, Money, Wishes Magical Uses: Grains of paradise are used in love, lust, luck, and money spells and sachets. It is also one of the herbs used for wishing. Hold some in your hands, make a wish and then throw a little of the herb to each direction, beginning in the North and ending in the ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Aframomum K. Schumann Zingiberaceae Origins: From Africa and the genus Amomum Roxb.; see Francisco de Mello. Memoria sobre a malagueta...
by Michael Eskin, Snait Tamir
-paradol (Aframomum melegueta roscoe, zinglberaceae) ...
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