melongene


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melongene

(ˈmɛlənˌdʒiːn)
n
1. (Plants) an aubergine, Solanum melongena
2. (Plants) the fruit of the Solanum melongena
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Adam allows us to share in Joy's resignation when the water pressure in the tiny house goes out, to know what it feels like to slosh through a monsoon and to imagine food that ranges from traditional rotis, curries and melongene choka to packets of Chee Zees.
Other common names are melongene garden egg or guinea squash.