beefsteak plant

noun

an Asian plant, Perilla frutescens crispa, with aromatic red or green leaves which are used in cooking: family LamiaceaeAlso called: shiso, Japanese basil

Nearby words

  1. beefmaster,
  2. beefsteak,
  3. beefsteak begonia,
  4. beefsteak fungus,
  5. beefsteak mushroom,
  6. beefsteak tomato,
  7. beefwood,
  8. beefy,
  9. beehive,
  10. beehive house

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