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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See vanilla.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the seedpod of any plant in the Vanilla genus, (family: orchid) especially Vanilla planifolia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See under Vanilla.
  • n. the long capsule of the vanilla plant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. long bean-like fruit; seeds are used as flavoring


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