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Cumin

Cum´in   Pronunciation: k?m´?n
n.1.(Bot.) A dwarf umbelliferous plant, somewhat resembling fennel (Cuminum Cyminum), cultivated for its seeds, which have a bitterish, warm taste, with an aromatic flavor, and are used like those of anise and caraway.
Rank-smelling rue, and cumin good for eyes.
- Spenser.
Black cumin
(Bot.) a plant (Nigella sativa) with pungent seeds, used by the Afghans, etc.
Noun1.cumin - dwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds
Synonyms: Cuminum cyminum
2.cumin - aromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family
Synonyms: cumin seed
cumin seed, Cuminum, Cuminum cyminum, genus Cuminum, herb, herbaceous plant
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