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.
[uhn-yuh nz] /ˈʌn yənz/ noun 1. Charles Talbut [tawl-buh t,, tal-] /ˈtɔl bət,, ˈtæl-/ (Show IPA), 1873–1965, English lexicographer and philologist. [uhn-yuh n] /ˈʌn yən/ noun 1. a plant, Allium cepa, of the amaryllis family, having an edible, succulent, pungent bulb. 2. any of certain similar plants. 3. the bulb of the onion plant. 4. […]
[uhn-yuh n-skin] /ˈʌn yənˌskɪn/ noun 1. a thin, lightweight, translucent, glazed paper, used especially for making carbon copies. /ˈʌnjənˌskɪn/ noun 1. a glazed translucent paper