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wild fennel

noun
1.
any of several annual herbs of the genus Nigella, having dissected leaves and showy blue or white flowers.
Also called nigella [nahy-jel-uh] /naɪˈdʒɛl ə/ (Show IPA).
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  • At times the air suddenly smells of licorice-wild fennel, another invasive species.
  • Look for swordfish carpaccio, chestnut flour tagliatelle with sausage and wild fennel and stuffed wild boar.

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