dillseed
Dill Dill (d[i^]l), n. [AS dile; akin to D. dille, OHG. tilli, G. dill, dille, Sw. dill, Dan. dild.] (Bot.) An herb ({Peucedanum graveolens}), the seeds of which are moderately warming, pungent, and aromatic, and were formerly used as a soothing medicine for children; -- called also {dillseed}. --Dr. Prior. [1913 Webster]

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  • dillseed — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the seed of the dill plant used for flavoring pickles …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Anet — An et, n. [F. aneth, fr. L. anethum, Gr. a nhqon. See {Anise}.] The herb dill, or dillseed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dill — (d[i^]l), n. [AS dile; akin to D. dille, OHG. tilli, G. dill, dille, Sw. dill, Dan. dild.] (Bot.) An herb ({Peucedanum graveolens}), the seeds of which are moderately warming, pungent, and aromatic, and were formerly used as a soothing medicine… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Peucedanum graveolens — Dill Dill (d[i^]l), n. [AS dile; akin to D. dille, OHG. tilli, G. dill, dille, Sw. dill, Dan. dild.] (Bot.) An herb ({Peucedanum graveolens}), the seeds of which are moderately warming, pungent, and aromatic, and were formerly used as a soothing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • dill — 1. noun /dɪl/ a) An herb (Anethum graveolens), the seeds of which are moderately warming, pungent, and aromatic, and were formerly used as a soothing medicine for children; also known as dillseed. b) A cucumber pickled with dill …   Wiktionary

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