bath asparagus

bath asparagus
noun
Old World star of Bethlehem having edible young shoots
Hypernyms: ↑star-of-Bethlehem

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\\ˈbath-, ˈbȧth-\ noun
Etymology: from Bath, city and county borough, England
: the edible young shoots of a European star-of-Bethlehem (Ornithogalum pyrenaicum)

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