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English definition of “asparagus”

asparagus

noun [U]     /əˈspær.ə.ɡəs/ US  /-ˈsper-/
a plant with pale green, juicy stems that are cooked and eaten as a vegetable: asparagus spearsTypes of vegetablePlants in general
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