star aniseed

noun

Definition of star aniseed

: the dried fruit of the Chinese anise used as a spice

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star (in star anise) + aniseed

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“Star aniseed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/star%20aniseed. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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