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Definition 1: (classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods; mortals who ate it became immortal - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for ambrosia in the sense of this definition

(ambrosia is a kind of ...) something considered choice to eat

(ambrosia belongs to category ...) the system of mythology of the Greeks and Romans together; much of Roman mythology (especially the gods) was borrowed from the Greeks

Definition 2: fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut - [noun denoting food]

(ambrosia is a kind of ...) a dish served as the last course of a meal

Definition 3: any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for ambrosia in the sense of this definition

(ambrosia is a kind of ...) any plant that crowds out cultivated plants

(... is a kind of ambrosia ) annual weed with finely divided foliage and spikes of green flowers; common in North America; introduced elsewhere accidentally

(... is a kind of ambrosia ) a coarse annual with some leaves deeply and palmately three-cleft or five-cleft

(... is a kind of ambrosia ) coarse perennial ragweed with creeping roots of dry barren lands of southwestern United States and Mexico

(... is a member of ambrosia) comprising the ragweeds; in some classification considered the type genus of a separate family Ambrosiaceae

Definition 4: a mixture of nectar and pollen prepared by worker bees and fed to larvae - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for ambrosia in the sense of this definition

(ambrosia is a kind of ...) a mixture of ingredients

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