saffron

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rice and chicken cooked together Spanish style; highly seasoned especially with saffron arroz con pollo
highly seasoned Mediterranean soup or stew made of several kinds of fish and shellfish with tomatoes and onions or leeks and seasoned with saffron and garlic and herbs bouillabaisse
analgesic drug derived from the saffron plant and used to treat gout colchine
religious sect founded in the United States in 1966; based on Vedic scriptures; groups engage in joyful chanting of `Hare Krishna' and other mantras based on the name of the Hindu god Krishna; devotees usually wear saffron robes and practice vegetarianism Hare Krishna , International Society for Krishna Consciousness , ISKCON
saffron-flavored recipe consisting of rice, meat, seafood, and vegetables paella
saffron rice mixed with vegetables, meat, poultry, and seafood, Spanish paella
saffron-flavored dish made of rice with shellfish and chicken paella
vegetable dish with rice and meat, saffron-flavored paella
italian rice dish prepared with broth and saffron risotto
rice dish with saffron, cheese, sometimes meat risotto
dried pungent stigmas of the Old World saffron crocus saffron
golden thistle of southwestern Europe cultivated for its edible sweet roots and edible leaves and stalks; its yellow flowers are used as a substitute for saffron Scolymus hispanicus , Spanish oyster plant
tropical American shrub or small tree having glossy dark green leaves and fragrant saffron yellow to orange or peach- colored flowers; all parts highly poisonous Thevetia neriifolia , Thevetia peruviana , yellow oleander
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