1. [ noun ] (botany) seed of amaranth plants used as a native cereal in Central and South America
Related terms: grain
2. [ noun ] (botany) any of various plants of the genus Amaranthus having dense plumes of green or red flowers; often cultivated for food
Related terms: herb tumblewed prince's-feather pigweed love-lies-bleeding amaranthus_albus Amaranthus
Similar spelling:   Amaranthus