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English noun: cinnamon

1. cinnamon (plant) aromatic bark used as a spice


Synonymscinnamon bark


Broader (hypernym)bark


Part meronymCeylon cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon tree, Cinnamomum zeylanicum, cinnamon

2. cinnamon (plant) tropical Asian tree with aromatic yellowish-brown bark; source of the spice cinnamon


SynonymsCeylon cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon tree, Cinnamomum zeylanicum


Broader (hypernym)laurel


Part holonymcinnamon, cinnamon, cinnamon bark


Member meronymCinnamomum, genus Cinnamomum

3. cinnamon (food) spice from the dried aromatic bark of the Ceylon cinnamon tree; used as rolled strips or ground


Broader (hypernym)spice


Narrower (hyponym)stick cinnamon


Part meronymCeylon cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon tree, Cinnamomum zeylanicum, cinnamon









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