Aniseed meaning

ănĭ-sēd
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(countable and uncountable) The seed-like fruit of the anise, used in baking and in the flavouring of liqueurs such as ouzo.
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Origin of aniseed

  • Contraction of Middle English anis sed anis anise anise sed seed seed

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • anise +‎ seed

    From Wiktionary