Chinese water chestnut


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Noun1.Chinese water chestnut - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubersChinese water chestnut - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers
water chestnut - edible bulbous tuber of a Chinese marsh plant
spike rush - a sedge of the genus Eleocharis
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CALLALOO spinach, Italian balotti beans, dodi marrows, hot chillies, sweet peppers and Chinese water chestnuts may seem the sort of vegetables you have to buy from a specialist store - but the keen gardener can grow them in their own patch.