Noun Definition

okra

1.Definition: long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant

Category: Plants

2.Definition: long mucilaginous green pods; may be simmered or sauteed but used especially in soups and stews

Related Noun(s):gumbo

Category: Food

3.Definition: tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus

Related Noun(s):abelmoschus esculentus, okra plant, hibiscus esculentus, gumbo

Category: Plants