Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Jerusalem artichoke, Helianthus tuberosus.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Cut the earth-apple into matchsticks with a knife or mandoline.

    Roots and Grubs

  • Heat some peanut oil in a wok or skillet and add the earth-apple, a few dried red chiles and Sichuan peppercorns, and salt to taste.

    Roots and Grubs

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