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Related to scorzonera: black salsify
(Plants) a plant of the modern genus Scorzonera, esp S. Hispanica or black salsify, cultivated in Europe for its root which is used as a vegetable
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|Noun||1.||scorzonera - perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots|
genus Scorzonera - genus of narrow-leaved European herbs
|2.||scorzonera - long black salsify|
salsify - either of two long roots eaten cooked
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