the young shoots produced by the rhizome of a bamboo, used as a vegetable.
🌠 - Shooting Star Emoji - Emoji by Dictionary.comRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Origin of bamboo shoots
First recorded in 1885–90
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for bamboo shoots
"I'd hate to take our fee in bird's-nest soup, shark's fin, bamboo-shoots salad and ya ko main," mused Mr. Tutt.Tutt and Mr. Tutt|Arthur Train