vegetable_oyster
1. [ noun ] (botany) Mediterranean biennial herb with long-stemmed heads of purple ray flowers and milky sap and long edible root; naturalized throughout United States
Synonyms: oyster_plant Tragopogon_porrifolius salsify
Related terms: herb Tragopogon salsify oyster_plant
2. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) long white-skinned salsify
Synonyms: oyster_plant
Related terms: salsify salsify
Similar spelling:   vegetable_matter
  vegetable_oil
  vegetable_ivory
  vegetable_wax
  vegetable_sponge
  vegetable_marrow
  vegetable_garden
  vegetable_soup
  vegetable_silk
  vegetable_sheep
  vegetable_patch
  vegetable_tallow