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Definitions of ginger:
  • noun:   pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Oriental cookery
  • noun:   dried ground gingerroot
  • noun:   perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
  • noun:   liveliness and energy
  • verb:   add ginger to in order to add flavor
    Example: "Ginger the soup"
  • adjective:   (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color
    Example: "A man with gingery hair and bright blue eyes"
  • name:  A female given name (common: 1 in 2941 females; popularity rank in the U.S.: #428)
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #57053)

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