common ginger


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Noun1.common ginger - tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent rootcommon ginger - tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent root; source of gingerroot and powdered ginger
gingerroot, ginger - pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Asian cookery
ginger - perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
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This is the common ginger found in markets and grocery shops.