cardamom

CARDAMÓM s.m., s.n. 1. s.m. Plantă tropicală ale cărei seminţe au gust piperat (Elettaria cardamomum). 2. s.n. Ulei cu miros plăcut extras din cardamom (1). – Din fr. cardamome.
Trimis de valeriu, 25.02.2005. Sursa: DEX '98

CARDAMOM s.m. şi n. Arbust (Eletarria cardamomum) înrudit cu ghimberul, care creşte în sudul Indiei, în Sri Lanka şi Malaezia şi ale cărui fructe în formă de capsule aromate conţin 12-20 de seminţe; p.restr. seminţele de cardamom, de culoare brună sau neagră, prelevate din capsulele culese înainte de coacere şi uscate; utilizate ca atare, zdrobite sau măcinate, reprezintă una din cele mai căutate şi mai scumpe mirodenii din lume.
Trimis de gal, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DGE

CARDAMÓM s.m. (bot.) Plantă din sud-estul Asiei, ale cărei grăunţe au un gust piperat. [< fr. cardamome, cf. gr. kardamomon].
Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.03.2006. Sursa: DN

CARDAMÓM s. m. plantă din sud-estul Asiei, ale cărei grăunţe au un gust piperat. (< fr. cardomame, gr. kardamomon)
Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN

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  • cardamom — 1550s, from L. cardamomum, from Gk. kardamomon, from kardamon cress (of unknown origin) + amomon spice plant …   Etymology dictionary

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