Definition of quinoa noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkiːnwɑː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkiːnwɑː//
; BrE also BrE//kiˈnəʊə//
; NAmE also NAmE//kiˈnoʊə//
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a South American plant, grown for its seeds, used as food and to make alcoholic drinks; the seeds of the quinoa plant
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: quinoa