Definition of Cuminum cyminum
1. Noun. Dwarf Mediterranean annual long cultivated for its aromatic seeds.
Terms within: Cumin, Cumin Seed
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Cuminum, Genus Cuminum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cuminum Cyminum
Literary usage of Cuminum cyminum
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1. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller, Kate Grace Barber Winton (1916)
"Cumin (Cuminum cyminum). a fruit, natural size; b dorsal side of fruit, enlarged; c commissural side of fruit, enlarged; d cross section. (HAGER. ..."
2. Bibliotheca Therapeutica, Or, Bibliography of Therapeutics: Chiefly in by Edward John Waring (1878)
"Chir, Rev., Jan., 1867, p. 248-50; and Dublin Quart. Journ. Med. Sci., Feb., 1869, p. 189 et seq. Vide also " Antiaris." Cuminum cyminum, Linn. Cumin. 1733. ..."
3. Monks' Cookbook by Himalayan Academy, Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (1997)
"CUMIN SEEDS, Cuminum cyminum Cumin seed is another prevalent herb in Indian cooking. The seeds are aromatic and pungent. Acclaimed as an herb of the stomach ..."
4. Medical lexicon by Robley Dunglison (1860)
"CULUS, Anus. CULVER'S PHYSIC, Leptandra Virginie». CULVER'S ROOT, Leptandra purpurea, CUMIN, Cuminum cyminum — c. Faux, Nigella—c. den fri«, Carum. ..."