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spring onion

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Food, Plants
spring onionˌspring ˈonion noun [countable] British English 🔊 🔊 DFHBPa strong tasting onion with a small white round part and a long green stem, usually eaten raw syn scallion, green onion American English
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spring onionContinue to sow salads like lettuce, radish and spring onion for cropping in late summer.
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