an onion that is cut into a flowering shape and deep-fried in batter
noun, Architecture. 1. a bulbous, domelike roof ending in a sharp point, characteristically used in Russian Orthodox church architecture to cover cupolas or towers. noun 1. a bulb-shaped dome characteristic of Byzantine and Russian church architecture
- Onion fly
noun 1. a small grey dipterous insect, Delia antiqua, that is a serious pest of onions. The larvae destroy the bulbs
- Onion powder
noun ground dehydrated onion used as a seasoning Examples Onion powder is sold in a few varieties. Word Origin cooking
plural noun, Cookery. 1. rings of sliced onion, dipped in batter and deep-fried.