Definition of Black caraway

1. Noun. Herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of caraway.

Exact synonyms: Nigella Sativa, Nutmeg Flower, Roman Coriander
Generic synonyms: Nigella

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Black Caraway

black body
black book
black box
black box warning
black boxes
black bread
black bream
black brotus
black bryony
black buck
black buffalo
black cab
black caiman
black cake
black calla
black caraway (current term)
black card
black cardamom
black cards
black carpet beetle
black carpet beetles
black cat
black cataract
black catechu
black chamber
black chanterelle
black chanterelles
black cherry
black cherry tree
black coal

Literary usage of Black caraway

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1. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller, Kate Grace Barber Winton (1916)
"On the surface they are finely granular. The characteristic elements as seen in surface view are the large FIG. 129. black caraway ..."

2. A Text-book of botany and pharmacognosy by Henry Kraemer (1908)
"They are commonly known as black caraway. ... black caraway contains 1.5 per cent. of a volatile oil; 1.5 per cent. of a glucoside, ..."

3. Scientific and Applied Pharmacognosy for Students of Pharmacy, and by Henry Kraemer (1915)
"They are commonly known as black caraway. The seeds are ovoid, 3- to 4-angled, about 3 mm. in ... black caraway contains 1.5 per cent, of a volatile oil; ..."

4. C.E. Hobbs' Botanical Hand-book: Of Common Local, English, Botanical and by Charles E. Hobbs (1876)
"... black caraway seed, " Milii, Millet seed, " " soils, Cromwell seed, ... black caraway seed, ..."

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