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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Liveliness and energy; Perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems.

Usage examples (23)
  • ginger the soup
  • The nature of ginger is warming and its flavor is aromatic and spicy.
  • The comfits called ginger pearls, are frequently adulterated with clay.
  • Fresh ginger is available in many stalls at our weekly open air market. for more
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