kok–saghyz

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noun kok–sa·ghyz \ˌkōk-sə-ˈgēz, ˌkäk-, -ˈgiz\

Definition of kok–saghyz

  1. :  a perennial Asian dandelion (Taraxacum kok-saghyz) cultivated for its fleshy roots that have a high rubber content

Variants of kok–saghyz

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kok–sagyz

Origin and Etymology of kok–saghyz

Russian kok-sagyz


First Known Use: 1932


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