Ram son

ramson

[ram-zuhn, -suhn]
noun
1.
a garlic, Allium ursinum, having broad leaves.
2.
Usually, ramsons. its bulbous root, used as a relish.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English ramsyn (orig. plural, taken as singular); Old English hramesan, plural of hramsa broad-leafed garlic; cognate with Greek krómmyon onion

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