white ginger


Definition of white ginger

  1. 1 :  the rootstock of ginger dried and scraped —called also African ginger, cochin ginger —distinguished from black ginger

  2. 2 :  a large Indian herb (Hedychium coronarium) that is widely cultivated in warm regions for its showy white fragrant flowers

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15th Century

First Known Use of white ginger

15th century

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