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any of several plants, as a European plant,
of the parsley family, used as a potherb, or certain related North American plants of the genus
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an aromatic umbelliferous European plant,
having compound leaves and clusters of small white flowers
the leaves of this plant, formerly used in cookery for their flavour of aniseed
any of various plants of the umbelliferous genus
of Asia and America, having aromatic roots and clusters of small white flowers
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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