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orach

or orache

[awr-uh ch, or-] /ˈɔr ətʃ, ˈɒr-/
noun
1.
any plant of the genus Atriplex, especially A. hortensis, of the amaranth family, cultivated for use like spinach.
Origin of orach
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English orage, arage < Old French arache < Vulgar Latin *atripica, variant of Latin atriplic- (stem of atriplex) ≪ Greek atráphaxys
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