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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 co·ri·an·der /ˈkoriˌændɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 co·ri·an·der /ˈkorɪˌændɚ, ˌkorɪˈ, ˈkɔr, ˌkɔr-/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Co·ri·an·der n.  Bot. An umbelliferous plant, the Coriandrum sativum, the fruit or seeds of which have a strong smell and a spicy taste, and in medicine are considered as stomachic and carminative.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: Old World herb with aromatic leaves and seed resembling
           parsley [syn: coriander plant, Chinese parsley, cilantro,
            Coriandrum sativum]
      2: dried coriander seeds used whole or ground [syn: coriander
      3: parsley-like herb used as seasoning or garnish [syn: Chinese
         parsley, cilantro]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    Heb. gad, (Ex. 16:31; Num. 11:7), seed to which the manna is
    likened in its form and colour. It is the Coriandrum sativum of
    botanists, an umbelliferous annual plant with a round stalk,
    about two feet high. It is widely cultivated in Eastern
    countries and in the south of Europe for the sake of its seeds,
    which are in the form of a little ball of the size of a
    peppercorn. They are used medicinally and as a spice. The Greek
    name of this plant is korion or koriannon, whence the name