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Allium porrum

Definition of the noun allium porrum

What does allium porrum mean as a name of something?


  1. plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leaves; used in cooking; believed derived from the wild Allium ampeloprasum
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonyms of Allium porrum: leek / scallion
    • more generic term: alliaceous plant = bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor
    • part: leek = related to onions

Phrases with Allium porrum

Phrases starting with Allium porrum:

  1. Allium Porrum Kurrat
  2. Allium Porrum Ampeloprasum
  3. Allium Porrum Euampeloprasum

Phrase ending with Allium porrum:

  1. Species Allium Porrum

Other phrases containing Allium porrum:

  1. Variety Allium Porrum Kurrat
  2. Variety Allium Porrum Ampeloprasum
  3. Subspecies Allium Porrum Euampeloprasum

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Allium porrum

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Allium porrum L.; Allium porrum subsp. euampeloprasum Breistr.; Allium porrum var. ampeloprasum (L.) Mirb.; Porrum ampeloprasum (L.) Mill.) Mediterranean region, Asia. Herb, bulb eaten raw or cooked See Species Plantarum ...

Google previewThe domestic encyclopedia, or, A dictionary of facts and useful knowledge, chiefly applicable to rural & domestic economy (1821)

with an appendix, containing additions in domestic medicine, and the veterinary and culinary arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, Thomas Cooper, Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress)

Leek, Common — Allium Porrum. Narrow-leaved. Broad-leav< d.

Google previewMedical Lexicon (1839)

A New Dictionary of Medical Science, Containing a Concise Account of the Various Subjects and Terms; with a Vocabulary of Synonymes in Different Languages, and Formulæ for Various Officinal and Empirical Preparations, &c by Robley Dunglison

Porreau, Allium Porrum. Porrcctum, Lever. Porrct, Allium porrum. Porrum, Allium porrum. Porrus, Sarcoma. Porto, vulva-p. Jecoris, Porta vena. Porle-fcuille, Subseapularis. Porter, Ccrevisia.

Google previewThe British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

Pix Burgundiea Piiim Abies Litharpyrus Oxidant Plninbi se- Resina prtrparat* mi- vitrcuin — liipiida Piiins sylveMns Masmwia sulplnirica Sulphas Magnesia; Resina pra-paratn Malva Malva sylvestru Porrum Allium Porrum Manna Kraxinus ...

Google previewThe Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2 (2010)

Revised Full-Color Edition

refers to Allium porrum; see below, under Liliaceae (2). (8) Faba vulgaris is undoubtedly the bean ...

Google previewA Medical Dictionary: containing an explanation of the terms in surgery , medicine, etc. Second edition (1813)

by John James Watt

ALLIUM PORRUM. See PORRUM. ALLIUM SATIVUM. The systematic name of the Allium. ALLIUM VICTORALIS. The systematic name at" the Victdralls Longa, ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

Welsh onion Allium porrum BoI Leek Allium ramosum Bot. Asian leek Allium sativum Bot Garlic Allium schoenoprasum Boi. Chives Allium scorodoprasum Bat. Giant garlic Allium spp. The hotanical name for the important onion family of plants, ...

Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

proliferum Botanical name Egyptian onion Allium fistulosum Botanical name Welsh onion Allium porrum Botanical name Leek Allium ramosum Botanical name Asianleek Allium sativum Botanical nameGarlic ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Japan Allium fistulosum Taiwan Allium porrum Taiwan Allium sativum Egypt, Israel, New Zealand Allium tuberosum Japan Species Crop affected Country Daucus carrota New Zealand Free si.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Plant-names (1886)

Allium Porrum, L. French Leek, Leek, Ollick, Scallion. Allium sativum, L. Churl's Treacle, Clown's Treacle, Garlete, Gar- lick, Poor Man's Treacle, Treacle ( Countryman's). Allium Sciicenoprasum, L. Chives, Civet, Rush Garlick, Siothes, Sithos, ...

Google previewMedical Dictionary (1813)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Surgery, Medicine, Midwifery, Anatomy, Chemistry, &c. &c. &c by John James Watt

ALLIUM PORRUM. See PORRUM. 4LL1UM SQIIVUM. The systematicnametof the Alliuna.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

roasted onion, raw leek (Allium porrum L.), heated leek, chive ( Allium ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper

See Allium porrum. - PORRIGO. (A porrigendo, from its spreading abroad.) A disease very common among children, in which the skin of the '' of the head becomes dry and callous, and comes cff like bran upon combing the head. PO RRUM.

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Allium Porrum Crow ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Country Living, 40th Anniversary Edition (2012)

by Carla Emery

L EEK : The leek (Allium porrum, a.k.a. Allium ampeloprasum, Porrum group) is grown for its fleshy stem, whichis kind of like a bulbonion's root that goes up and up, 71⁄2 to 9 inches long, 1 to 2 inches thick, depending on variety, etc. Leeks are ...

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