Garlic vs Spinach - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between garlic and spinach

is that garlic is a plant, allium sativum , related to the onion, having a pungent bulb much used in cooking while spinach is a particular edible plant, spinacia oleracea , or its leaves.

garlic

English

(Allium sativum)

Alternative forms

* (l) (archaic)

Noun

  • A plant, Allium sativum , related to the onion, having a pungent bulb much used in cooking.
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    Derived terms

    * bear's garlic * black garlic * broadleaf garlic, broad-leaved garlic * Canadian garlic * clove of garlic, garlic clove * crow garlic * daffodil garlic * elephant garlic * false garlic * field garlic * garlic bread * garlic chive * garlicky * garlic crusher * garlic-germander * garlic mustard * garlic-pear, garlic-peartree * garlic press * garlic root * garlic-sage * garlic salt * garlic sausage * garlic toad * garlic treaclewort * garlic-tree * garlic-wort * golden garlic * hedge garlic * hog's garlic * meadow garlic * Naples garlic * Neapolitan garlic * Oriental garlic * peelgarlic, pilgarlick * pilled-garlic * stag's garlic * white garlic * wild garlic * wood garlic

    See also

    * alliaceous * ramp, ramson

    spinach

    Noun

  • A particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea , or its leaves.
  • Any of numerous plants, or their leaves, which are used for greens in the same way Spinacia oleraceae is.
  • # Chinese spinach, )
  • # Malabar spinach (
  • # New Zealand spinach ()
  • # water spinach ()
  • # (label) (various nightshade, legume, and Cucurbitaceae species)
  • # (Beta vulgaris : chard)
  • # )
  • # Lincolnshire spinach (: Good King Henry)
  • # mountain spinach Atriplex spp.
  • # )
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  • See also

    * Popeye