Definitions

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  • n. Obsolete form of asparagus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Asperagus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as sparage.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Their convenient resemblance to asparagus as in Cotgrave’s “sperage beans” gave cooks an idea how to prepare them.

    Savoring The Past

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