shallot

  1. aggregated bulb of the multiplier onion
  2. type of onion plant producing small clustered mild-flavored bulbs used as seasoning
  3. small mild-flavored onion- or garlic-like clustered bulbs

Shallot

A variety of onion.

Shallot

(Allium) These hardy bulbs grow wild in many parts of the world. Many of the varieties are commonly known vegetables such as the Chives, Garlic, Leek, Onion, Ramp and Shallot. Many kinds are grown for their pretty clusters of flowers, which come in an array of colors during the spring and summer. Some of the smaller kinds are great for the rock gar...
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Shallot

A member of the onion family. Shaped like cloves of garlic.
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shallot

[n] - aggregated bulb of the multiplier onion 2. [n] - type of onion plant producing small clustered mild-flavored bulbs used as seasoning 3. [n] - small mild-flavored onion- or garlic-like clustered bulbs
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Shallot

Shal·lot' noun [ Old French eschalote (for escalone ), French échalote . See Scallion , and confer Eschalot .] (Botany) A small kind of onion ( Allium Ascalonicum ) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot.
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shallot

<botany> A small kind of onion (Allium Ascalonicum) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot. ... Origin: OF. Eschalote (for escalone), F. Echalote. See Scallion, and cf. Eschalot. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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shallot

noun small mild-flavored onion-like or garlic-like clustered bulbs used for seasoning
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shallot

eschalot noun type of onion plant producing small clustered mild-flavored bulbs used as seasoning
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Shallot

• (n.) A small kind of onion (Allium Ascalonicum) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot.
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shallot

(from the article `keyboard instrument`) The shallot of a beating reed pipe is roughly cylindrical in shape, with its lower end closed and the upper end open. A section of the wall of the ...
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shallot

(species Allium ascalonicum), mildly aromatic herb of the lily family (Liliaceae) or its bulbs, which are used like onions to flavour foods, ...
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shallot

shallot: see onion.
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Shallot

The shallot is a type of onion.
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shallot

Small onion in which bulbs are clustered like garlic; it is used for cooking and in pickles. (Allium ascalonicum, family Liliaceae.)
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Shallot

The shallot (Allium cepa var. aggregatum, or the A. cepa Aggregatum Group) is a botanical variety of the species Allium cepa, to which the multiplier onion also belongs. The shallot was formerly classified as a separate species, A. ascalonicum, a name now considered a synonym of the currently accepted name. The genus Allium, which includes onions ...
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Shallot

Gandana
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shallot

onion with garlic-flavoured bulbs
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