Allium Ascalonicum

Allium Ascalonicum
Scallion Scal"lion, n. [OF. escalone, eschaloingne, L. caepa Ascalonia onion of Ascalon; caepa onion + Ascalonius of Ascalon, fr. Ascalo Ascalon, a town in Palestine. Cf. {Shallot}.] 1. (Bot.) A kind of small onion ({Allium Ascalonicum}), native of Palestine; the eschalot, or shallot. [1913 Webster]

2. Any onion which does not ``bottom out,'' but remains with a thick stem like a leek. --Amer. Cyc. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Allium ascalonicum — valgomojo svogūno smulkusis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Česnakinių šeimos daržovinis, prieskoninis kultūrinis augalas (Allium cepa var. aggregatum). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Allium… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Allium Ascalonicum — Shallot Shal*lot , n. [OF. eschalote (for escalone), F. [ e]chalote. See {Scallion}, and cf. {Eschalot}.] (Bot.) A small kind of onion ({Allium Ascalonicum}) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Allium ascalonicum — ID 2352 Symbol Key ALAS2 Common Name wild onion Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Allium ascalonicum — noun type of onion plant producing small clustered mild flavored bulbs used as seasoning • Syn: ↑shallot, ↑eschalot, ↑multiplier onion, ↑Allium cepa aggregatum • Hypernyms: ↑onion, ↑onion plant, ↑Allium cepa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Allium ascalonicum — …   Википедия

  • Allium ascalonicum — Sinonimia: Nombre vernáculo:Chalota, Vasco:Tipulatx Procedencia:Podemos situarla en Asia central. Su nombre procede de Ascalón ciudad de Palestina donde se cultivaba Usos:Como la mayoría de las plantas de este género culinarias. La parte… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Allium ascalonicum L. — Symbol ALAS2 Common Name wild onion Botanical Family Liliaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Allium — Allium …   Wikipédia en Français

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