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[awr-uh ch, or-] /ˈɔr ətʃ, ˈɒr-/

any plant of the genus Atriplex, especially A. hortensis, of the amaranth family, cultivated for use like spinach.
any of several herbaceous plants or small shrubs of the chenopodiaceous genus Atriplex, esp A. hortensis (garden orache), which is cultivated as a vegetable. They have typically greyish-green lobed leaves and inconspicuous flowers


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