stem ginger

noun

the choice pieces of the underground stem of the ginger plant, which are crystallized or preserved in syrup and eaten as a sweetmeat

Nearby words

  1. stem cell,
  2. stem cell leukemia,
  3. stem cells,
  4. stem christie,
  5. stem duchy,
  6. stem reptile,
  7. stem rot,
  8. stem rust,
  9. stem the tide,
  10. stem to stern

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