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Shallot

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shallot

(Science: botany) A small kind of onion (allium Ascalonicum) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot.

Origin: OF. Eschalote (for escalone), F. Echalote. See Scallion, and cf. Eschalot.