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Definition 1: edible young shoots of the asparagus plant - [noun denoting food]

(asparagus is a kind of ...) edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant

(... is part of asparagus) plant whose succulent young shoots are cooked and eaten as a vegetable

Definition 2: plant whose succulent young shoots are cooked and eaten as a vegetable - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for asparagus in the sense of this definition

(asparagus is a kind of ...) a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

(asparagus is a part of ...) edible young shoots of the asparagus plant

(... is a member of asparagus) large genus of Old World perennial herbs with erect or spreading or climbing stems and small scalelike leaves and inconspicuous flowers; sometimes placed in family Asparagaceae

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