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NOUN (1)

1. European sedge having rough-edged leaves and spikelets of reddish flowers and aromatic roots;
[syn: galingale, galangal, Cyperus longus]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Galingale \Gal"in*gale\, n. [See Galangal.] (Bot.) A plant of the Sedge family (Cyperus longus) having aromatic roots; also, any plant of the same genus. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Meadow, set with slender galingale. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]