Spanish onion
noun Date: 1706 a large mild-flavored onion typically having yellow or white skin

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  • Spanish onion — n. any of several large, globe shaped, mild flavored onions, often eaten raw …   English World dictionary

  • Spanish onion — noun large mild and succulent onion; often eaten raw • Hypernyms: ↑onion • Hyponyms: ↑purple onion, ↑red onion * * * ˌSpanish ˈonion 7 [Spanish onion] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spanish onion — valgomasis svogūnas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Česnakinių šeimos daržovinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis nuodingas kultūrinis augalas (Allium cepa). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Allium cepa; Allium cepa var …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Spanish onion — Spanish onions come in three colors yellow, red, and white. Yellow onions are full flavored and are a reliable standby for cooking almost anything. Yellow onions turn a rich, dark brown when cooked and give French Onion Soup its tangy sweet… …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish onion — /spænɪʃ ˈʌnjən/ (say spanish unyuhn) noun a large sized, reddish purple, mild, succulent onion, often used raw in salads …   Australian English dictionary

  • Spanish onion — a large sized, mild, succulent onion, often eaten raw. * * * …   Universalium

  • Spanish onion — noun a large onion with a mild flavour …   English new terms dictionary

  • Spanish onion — Span′ish on′ion n. pln a large, mild, succulent onion, often eaten raw …   From formal English to slang

  • Spanish — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to Spain or its people or language. n. 1 the language of Spain and Spanish America. 2 (prec. by the; treated as pl.) the people of Spain. Phrases and idioms: Spanish America those parts of America orig. settled by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • onion — valgomasis svogūnas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Česnakinių šeimos daržovinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis nuodingas kultūrinis augalas (Allium cepa). Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Allium cepa; Allium cepa var …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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