Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An old form of alexanders.

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Examples

  • The ancients called all the sprouts of young vegetables asparagus, whence the name, which is now limited to a particular species, embracing artichoke, alisander, asparagus, cardoon, rampion, and sea-kale.

    The Book of Household Management

  • The ancients called all the sprouts of young vegetables asparagus, whence the name, which is now limited to a particular species, embracing artichoke, alisander, asparagus, cardoon, rampion, and sea-kale.

    The Book of Household Management

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