bamboo shoots

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of bamboo shoots

: young bamboo plants
  • The recipe is prepared with bamboo shoots.

Word by Word Definitions

bamboo play
  1. : any of various woody or arborescent grasses (as of the genera Bambusa, Arundinaria, and Dendrocalamus of the subfamily Bambusoideae) of tropical and temperate regions having hollow stems, thick rhizomes, and shoots that are used for food


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