from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of seed.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The stickiness of the fruit and the crunchiness of the seeds is a heavenly combination.

    Boing Boing

  • Sandeepa: Nigella seeds is an interesting addition ...

    Gujarati Series: Phulewar-Vatana Shaak

  • Still more wonderful is the fact that it is these temporary existences which, in accordance with the general law of life-production, form special "ovules," which we call seeds, each of which has the potentiality for growing up into a great forest tree, which, in its turn, is capable of pushing forth temporary existences in countless directions.

    Science and the Infinite or Through a Window in the Blank Wall

  • My botanical knowledge, especially when it comes to identifying plants from their seeds, is pitifully poor.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • After going through seven avocados, 14 tomatoes, 21 cloves of garlic, a pound of cilantro, countless cumin seeds and chunks of rock salt, you finally admit to yourself that your salsas still have grit in them.

    How to season a molcajete | Homesick Texan

  • I'm out of cumin seeds but need to make this ASAP.

    Pickled shrimp with lime | Homesick Texan

  • Smash into the molcajete some garlic, cumin seeds, rock salt and cilantro.

    How to season a molcajete | Homesick Texan

  • I think she gets them in the states. curry leaves, lightly fried with onion seeds, sometimes fennugreek seeds is often a base in receipes from this region.

    Indian/Arab Ingredients in Mexico

  • "No Hay." is the mantra of Mexico so I returned home and substituted cumin seeds for caraway seeds and an old garam masala mixture which contains a bit of ground coriander seed and made this exotic dish with substituted ingredients which, I must say, turned out pretty well and that, in the past decade, I have found, gets me through when I feel the urge to cook exotic foods in Mexico.

    Page 2

  • Here, the white bags contain seeds of different varieties of Brachiaria.

    Special Grass for Livestock Could Cut Greenhouse Gases


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Although, from the examples, mainly used as a noun, the word 'seeds' is also part of the verb 'to seed'. 'A farmer seeds his fields with good seed'.

    June 21, 2012

  • In glassmaking, the term for minute bubbles of gas, usually occurring in groups.

    November 9, 2007