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horseradish

noun horse·rad·ish \ˈhrs-ˌra-dish, -ˌre-\

: a tall plant whose root is used for making a sauce

: a strong sauce made from the root of the horseradish plant

Full Definition of HORSERADISH

1
:  a tall coarse white-flowered herb (Armoracia rusticana syn. A. lapathifolia) of the mustard family
2
:  a condiment made from ground-up horseradish root

First Known Use of HORSERADISH

1597
HORSERADISH Defined for Kids

horseradish

noun horse·rad·ish \ˈhrs-ˌra-dish\

Definition of HORSERADISH for Kids

:  a sharp-tasting relish made from the root of a tall white-flowered plant

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