Finochio
Finochio Fi*no"chi*o (?; 277), n. [It. finocchio fennel, LL. fenuclum. See {Fennel}.] (Bot.) An umbelliferous plant ({F[oe]niculum dulce}) having a somewhat tuberous stem; sweet fennel. The blanched stems are used in France and Italy as a culinary vegetable. [1913 Webster]

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  • finochio — fi·no·chio …   English syllables

  • finochio — fi•no•chi•o or fi•noc•chi•o [[t]fɪˈnoʊ kiˌoʊ[/t]] n. pl. chi•os pln coo a variety of fennel, Foeniculum vulgare azoricum, having celerylike stalks and enlarged edible leaf bases • Etymology: 1715–25; < It finocchio << L fennel …   From formal English to slang

  • finochio — noun see finocchio …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Foeniculum dulce — Finochio Fi*no chi*o (?; 277), n. [It. finocchio fennel, LL. fenuclum. See {Fennel}.] (Bot.) An umbelliferous plant ({F[oe]niculum dulce}) having a somewhat tuberous stem; sweet fennel. The blanched stems are used in France and Italy as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anthemis Cotula — Fennel Fen nel (f[e^]n n[e^]l), n. [AS. fenol, finol, from L. feniculum, faeniculum, dim. of fenum, faenum, hay: cf. F. fenouil. Cf. {Fenugreek}. {Finochio}.] (Bot.) A perennial plant of the genus {F[ae]niculum} ({F[ae]niculum vulgare}), having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Azorean fennel — Fennel Fen nel (f[e^]n n[e^]l), n. [AS. fenol, finol, from L. feniculum, faeniculum, dim. of fenum, faenum, hay: cf. F. fenouil. Cf. {Fenugreek}. {Finochio}.] (Bot.) A perennial plant of the genus {F[ae]niculum} ({F[ae]niculum vulgare}), having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dog's fennel — Fennel Fen nel (f[e^]n n[e^]l), n. [AS. fenol, finol, from L. feniculum, faeniculum, dim. of fenum, faenum, hay: cf. F. fenouil. Cf. {Fenugreek}. {Finochio}.] (Bot.) A perennial plant of the genus {F[ae]niculum} ({F[ae]niculum vulgare}), having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Faeniculum dulce — Fennel Fen nel (f[e^]n n[e^]l), n. [AS. fenol, finol, from L. feniculum, faeniculum, dim. of fenum, faenum, hay: cf. F. fenouil. Cf. {Fenugreek}. {Finochio}.] (Bot.) A perennial plant of the genus {F[ae]niculum} ({F[ae]niculum vulgare}), having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Faeniculum vulgare — Fennel Fen nel (f[e^]n n[e^]l), n. [AS. fenol, finol, from L. feniculum, faeniculum, dim. of fenum, faenum, hay: cf. F. fenouil. Cf. {Fenugreek}. {Finochio}.] (Bot.) A perennial plant of the genus {F[ae]niculum} ({F[ae]niculum vulgare}), having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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