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Definition of the noun aframomum melegueta
What does aframomum melegueta mean as a name of something?
- West African plant bearing pungent peppery seeds
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of Aframomum melegueta: grains of paradise / Guinea grains / Guinea pepper / melagueta pepper
- more generic terms: herb / herbaceous plant = a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties
- member of: Aframomum / genus Aframomum = an African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
English: wild cardamom in Tanzania: msamaka, mtuguu, mtunguru, tunguru Aframomum melegueta K. Schum. (Aframomum granaparadisi (L.) K. Schum.; Aframomum melegueta (Roscoe) K. Schum.; Aframomum meleguetella K. Schum .; ...
by G. Rehm
AUS Australian joint vetch 63 Aframomum melegueta (Rose.) K.Schum. Syn. Атотum melegueta Rose. e alligator pepper, Guinea grains f graines de paradis, maniguette g Malagettapfcffer s malagueta 64 Afrolicania elaeosperma Mildbr. Syn.
Encyclopedia of Food Grains (2015)
by Colin W Wrigley, Harold Corke, Koushik Seetharaman, Jonathan Faubion
• Aframomum melegueta ( Melegueta pepper). The seeds are used as flavoring for beverages, meats, ice cream, ...
by Michael Eskin, Snait Tamir
-paradol (Aframomum melegueta roscoe, ...
An Encyclopedia of History and Innovation by Thomas A. Green, Joseph R. Svinth
guinea pepper (probably Aframomum melegueta) is prepared. Competitors ingest this before fighting. Supernatural medicines prepared by ...
Eleventh Edition by Merriam-Webster
the pungent seeds of a West African plant ( Aframomum melegueta) of the ginger family that are used as a spice grain sorghum ...
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