shell ginger

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n shell ginger cultivated for its shining oblong leaves and arching clusters of white flowers with pink shading and crinkled yellow lips with variegated magenta stripes
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Usage

In literature:

Clarke and Bennet, moving gingerly beneath two heavy ration issues, paused abruptly to duck to a whining shell.
"Norman Ten Hundred" by A. Stanley Blicq
Believe me, I went along that road very gingerly, picking my way between the shell bursts.
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
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In news:

Ginger Carman , 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, Jan 17, 2008, in her home.
What's Blooming in Paradise: Shell Ginger Variegated.
What's Blooming: Shell Ginger Varigated.
The set-up: Squirreled away among Sambuca, Ginger Man, and Half Shells in the Shops at Legacy, Sutra 's d├ęcor is composed of a couple cutout screens, a few candles, and Indochine hues.
Specialties include a spicy soft shell crab, grouper with ginger sauce, zesty salads and a tantalizing array of curries.
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