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 for horseradish
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Horse-radish \Horse"-rad`ish\, n. (Bot.)
     Nasturtium+({Nasturtium+Armoracia">A plant of the genus Nasturtium ({Nasturtium Armoracia),
     allied to scurvy grass, having a root of a pungent taste,
     much used, when grated, as a condiment and in medicine.
     [1913 Webster]
     Horse-radish tree. (Bot.) See Moringa.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the root of the horseradish plant; it is grated or ground
           and used for seasoning [syn: horseradish, horseradish
      2: coarse Eurasian plant cultivated for its thick white pungent
         root [syn: horseradish, horse radish, red cole,
         Armoracia rusticana]
      3: grated horseradish root

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