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Definition of Onion

Onion
Onion On"ion, n. [F. ognon, fr. L. unio oneness, unity, a single large pearl, an onion. See One, Union.] (Bot.) A liliaceous plant of the genus Allium (A. cepa), having a strong-flavored bulb and long hollow leaves; also, its bulbous root, much used as an article of food. The name is often extended to other species of the genus. Onion fish (Zo["o]l.), the grenadier. Onion fly (Zo["o]l.) a dipterous insect whose larva feeds upon the onion; especially, Anthomyia ceparum and Ortalis flexa. Welsh onion. (Bot.) See Cibol. Wild onion (Bot.), a name given to several species of the genus Allium.

Meaning of Onion from wikipedia

- The onion (Allium cepa L., from Latin cepa "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species...
- The Onion is an American satirical digital media company and newspaper organization that publishes articles on international, national, and local news...
- .onion is a special-use top level domain suffix designating an anonymous onion service (formerly known as a "hidden service") reachable via the Tor network...
- "Gl**** Onion" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles from their 1968 double album The Beatles (also known as the "White Album"). The song was...
- as green onions, spring onions, or salad onions) are vegetables of various Allium onion species. Scallions have a milder taste than most onions. Their close...
- is derived from an acronym for the original software project name "The Onion Router". Tor directs Internet traffic through a free, worldwide, volunteer...
- This is a categorized list of notable onion services (formerly, hidden services) accessible through the Tor anonymity network. Defunct services are marked...
- Onion is the common name given to plants in the genus Allium. Onion or Onions may also refer to: Onion Cr**** (Texas) Onion River (disambiguation), various...
- facebookcorewwwi.onion is a site that allows access to Facebook through the Tor protocol, using its .onion top-level domain. In April 2016 it had been...
- Onion routing is a technique for anonymous communication over a computer network. In an onion network, messages are encapsulated in layers of encryption...
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