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Bulb vs Tulipomania - What's the difference?

bulb | tulipomania |


As nouns the difference between bulb and tulipomania

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while tulipomania is enthusiasm for tulips, as in a period in the (dutch golden age) during which contract prices for bulbs of the recently introduced tulip reached extraordinarily high levels and then suddenly collapsed.

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

Bulb vs Jonquil - What's the difference?

bulb | jonquil |


As nouns the difference between bulb and jonquil

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while jonquil is a fragrant bulb flower (), a species of daffodil.

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

Bulb vs Spore - What's the difference?

bulb | spore |

Bulb is a see also of spore.


As nouns the difference between bulb and spore

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while spore is a reproductive particle, usually a single cell, released by a fungus, alga, or plant that may germinate into another.

As verbs the difference between bulb and spore

is that bulb is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell while spore is to produce spores.

Bulb vs Scallion - What's the difference?

bulb | scallion |


As nouns the difference between bulb and scallion

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while scallion is (now|chiefly|us) a spring onion, allium fistulosum .

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

Bulb vs Dibber - What's the difference?

bulb | dibber |


As nouns the difference between bulb and dibber

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while dibber is a tool with a handle on one end and a point on the other, used in the garden to poke holes in preparation for planting seeds, bulbs, etc also known as a dibble or dib.

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

Bulb vs Dib - What's the difference?

bulb | dib |


As nouns the difference between bulb and dib

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while dib is a dibber (gardening tool).

As verbs the difference between bulb and dib

is that bulb is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell while dib is to dig a hole by poking; especially, to dig a small hole in soil for the purpose of planting a bulb or seed or dib can be (scouting).

Bulb vs Fennel - What's the difference?

bulb | fennel |


As nouns the difference between bulb and fennel

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while fennel is a plant, (taxlink), of the parsley family.

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

Bulb vs Starch - What's the difference?

bulb | starch |


As nouns the difference between bulb and starch

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while starch is (uncountable) a widely diffused vegetable substance found especially in seeds, bulbs, and tubers, and extracted (as from potatoes, corn, rice, etc) as a white, glistening, granular or powdery substance, without taste or smell, and giving a very peculiar creaking sound when rubbed between the fingers it is used as a food, in the production of commercial grape sugar, for stiffening linen in laundries, in making paste, etc.

As verbs the difference between bulb and starch

is that bulb is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell while starch is to apply or treat with laundry starch, to create a hard, smooth surface.

As a adjective starch is

stiff; precise; rigid.

Bulb vs Clove - What's the difference?

bulb | clove |


As nouns the difference between bulb and clove

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while clove is a very pungent aromatic spice, the unexpanded flower bud of the clove tree or clove can be any one of the separate bulbs that make up the larger bulb of garlic or clove can be a narrow valley with steep sides, used in areas of north america first settled by the dutch.

As verbs the difference between bulb and clove

is that bulb is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell while clove is (cleave).

Bulb vs Leek - What's the difference?

bulb | leek |


As nouns the difference between bulb and leek

is that bulb is any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end while leek is the vegetable (taxlink), of the lily family, having edible leaves and an onion-like bulb but with a milder flavour than the onion.

As a verb bulb

is to take the shape of a bulb; to swell.

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