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The seeds of a West African plant of the ginger family, resembling those of cardamom and used as a spice and in herbal medicine.Also called malaguetta
- ‘Grains of Paradise come from West Africa, where they grow on a leafy plant and are easily harvested.’
- ‘Warm, spicy, a tad bitter, Grains of Paradise have a full, delicious taste and a lovely, citrus aroma.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.