fennel seed

noun

Definition of fennel seed

1 : the seed of fennel
2 : the seed of a fennel-flower (Nigella sativa) sometimes used as a condiment

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History and Etymology for fennel seed

Middle English fenel-seed, from Old English finolsǣd, from finol fennel + sǣd seed

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“Fennel seed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fennel%20seed. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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