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green onion

n.

green′ on′ion


n.
a young onion with a slender green stalk and a small bulb; scallion.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.green onion - a young onion before the bulb has enlargedgreen onion - a young onion before the bulb has enlarged; eaten in salads
onion - an aromatic flavorful vegetable
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