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coriander (n.)

popular name of an umbelliferous plant (Coriandrum sativum) with a seed-like aromatic fruit, late 14c., coriaundre, from Old French coriandre (14c.), from Latin coriandrum, from Greek koriannon, often said by botanists to be related to koris "bedbug" from the bad smell of the unripe fruit, or perhaps it is a non-Indo-European word conformed to the Greek insect name.

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Definitions of coriander from WordNet

coriander (n.)
Old World herb with aromatic leaves and seed resembling parsley;
Synonyms: coriander plant / Chinese parsley / cilantro / Coriandrum sativum
coriander (n.)
dried coriander seeds used whole or ground;
Synonyms: coriander seed
coriander (n.)
parsley-like herb used as seasoning or garnish;
Synonyms: Chinese parsley / cilantro
From wordnet.princeton.edu