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Synonyms of chinese anise

Noun


1. star anise, Chinese anise, Illicium verum, anise tree

usage: small tree of China and Vietnam bearing anise-scented star-shaped fruit used in food and medicinally as a carminative

2. Chinese anise, star anise, star aniseed, spice

usage: anise-scented star-shaped fruit or seed used in Asian cooking and medicine

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