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



BrE BrE//ˈkærəweɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkærəweɪ//
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the dried seeds of a plant of the parsley family, used to give flavour to food caraway seeds Word OriginMiddle English: from medieval Latin carui, from Arabic al-karāwiyā, probably from Greek karon ‘cumin’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: caraway