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also or·ach (ôr′ĭch, ŏr′-)
Any of various plants of the genus Atriplex, especially A. hortensis, having edible leaves that taste somewhat like spinach.

[Middle English arage, orach, from Old French arrache, arroche, from Vulgar Latin *atrapica, alteration (influenced by Latin ātriplex, ātriplic-) of Greek atraphaxus, of pre-Greek substrate origin.]
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or or•ache

(ˈɔr ətʃ, ˈɒr-)

any plant of the genus Atriplex, esp. A. hortensis, of the goosefoot family, cultivated for use like spinach.
[1350–1400; Middle English orage, arage < Old French arache < Vulgar Latin *atripica, variant of Latin atriplic- (s. of atriplex) « Greek atráphaxys]
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Noun1.orach - any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshesorach - any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes
Atriplex, genus Atriplex - orach; saltbush
Atriplex hortensis, garden orache, mountain spinach - Asiatic plant resembling spinach often used as a potherb; naturalized in Europe and North America
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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(15.) Bwire G, Mwesawina M, Baluku Y, Kanyanda SSE, Orach CG.
Magenta Magic Orach grows quickly early in the year, supplying tender heart-shaped leaves, which are ideal in a salad or delicious cooked.
All other INHs which were commonly associated with positive HDMs were obtained including cockroach, Bermuda grass (BDG), rye grass, alder, birch, oak white, olive, acacia, mesquite tree, desert palm pollen, ragweed, chamomile, plantain, Parietaria (wall pellitory), orach, Chenopodium album, alfalfa, animal's epithelium (cat, dog, and horse), camel hair, sheep's wool, Penicillium notatum, Cladosporium herbarum, Aspergillus fumigatus, Alternaria alternata, and latex.
A couple of years ago I was in the mood to branch out when I decided to grow red orach. The tall, skinny plants with reddish-purple leaves are a beautiful addition to my vegetable garden as well as producing tasty leaves.
(15.) Orach CG et al., Perceptions, attitude and use of family planning services in post conflict Gulu district, northern Uganda, Conflict and Health, 2015, 9(1):24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13031-015-0050-9.
We spotted thisSpeyburn Bradan Orach Whiskymade in the Scottish highlands, the only distillery to use the soft Speyside water from The Granty Burn, a major tributary to the River Spey, which is a bargainous[pounds sterling]22.50 at Sainsburysright now.
Hertz remained in South Africa until 1911, when he returned to the United States to serve Congregation Orach Chayim in New York City.
Orach, "Quality of intrapartum care at Mulago national referral hospital, Uganda: clients' perspective," BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, vol.
Pick the young tender leaves of orach, salsify and miner's lettuce for a delicious and vitamin-rich spring salad or stir-fry.
(51.) Among examples of the use of the Levitical law in modern mainstream Jewish Orthodox culture, see Moshe Feinstein, Igrot Moshe, Orach Hayyim 4:115 (New York, 1976) and a more recent "Declaration on the Torah Approach to Homosexuality" (http://www.torahdec.org, 2011).
[12.] Olwedo M, Mworozi E, Bachou H and C Orach Factors associated with malnutrition among children in internally displaced person's camps, northern Uganda.
Where else but in a warm, welcoming hotel can tired guests sit back in comfy leather armchairs and sip a Speyburn Bradan Orach whisky from Scotland or a Reyka vodka from Iceland?