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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow; Hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable.

Usage examples (34)
  • The ideal temperature for storing eggplant is 50° F.
  • The royal purple eggplant is called Ringan in Gujarati.
  • Clearly, the best place to store eggplant is on the vine.
  • The baked eggplant is too yummy as is the twice baked potato. for more
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