rampion

noun
ram·​pi·​on | \ ˈrampēən \
plural -s

Definition of rampion

: a European bellflower (Campanula rapunculus) having an edible tuberous root used with the leaves as a salad

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History and Etymology for rampion

probably modification of Middle French raiponce, from Old Italian raponzo, probably from rapa, rapo turnip, from Latin rapa, rapum rape, turnip

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“Rampion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rampion. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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