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benni

(ˈbɛniː)
n
another name for sesame
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.benni - East Indian annual erect herbbenni - East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
benniseed, sesame seed - small oval seeds of the sesame plant
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Sesamum, Sesamum - tropical African and Indian herbs
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