crosne

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crosne ‎(plural crosnes)

  1. A vegetable, Stachys affinis, the Chinese artichoke.
    • 2007 April 25, “Dining Briefs”, in New York Times[1]:
      Kumquat and crosnes round out the dish, fulfilling the apparent fancy restaurant obligation to marshal off-the-beaten-path ingredients.

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Etymology[edit]

From Crosnes, the French village where the plants were first grown natively.

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crosne m ‎(plural crosnes)

  1. Chinese artichoke, crosne

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