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The young shoot of certain species of bamboo, sliced, cooked, and eaten as a vegetable, especially in East Asian cuisine.
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the young shoot produced by the rhizome of a bamboo, used as a vegetable.
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|Noun||1.||bamboo shoot - edible young shoots of bamboo |
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
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