Definition of


  1. (noun, plant) rhizomatous herb of India having aromatic seeds used as seasoning
  2. (noun, food) aromatic seeds used as seasoning like cinnamon and cloves especially in pickles and barbecue sauces

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Synonyms of Cardamon

cardamom, cardamum, elettaria cardamomum

Alternate forms of Cardamon

Hypernyms: flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, herb, herbaceous plant, seasoner, seasoning

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