nigella definition

  • noun:
    • See wild fennel.
    • Any plant for the genus Nigella of approximately twelve species of yearly flowering flowers, the blooms of which are generally blue in colour but in addition found in shades of pink, white and pale purple.
    • The seeds of this plant Nigella sativa, used as a culinary spice.

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