Definitions for rocamboleˈrɒk əmˌboʊl

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  1. sand leek, giant garlic, Spanish garlic, rocambole, Allium scorodoprasum(noun)

    European leek cultivated and used like leeks

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  1. rocambole(Noun)

    a form of garlic; the sand leek

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  1. Rocambole(noun)

    a name of Allium Scorodoprasum and A. Ascalonium, two kinds of garlic, the latter of which is also called shallot

  2. Origin: [F.]

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  1. Rocambole

    Rocambole is a fictional adventurer created by Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail, a 19th-century French writer. The word rocambolesque has become common in French and other languages to label any kind of fantastic adventure.


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