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- noun The common burdock, Arctium Lappa. It is much cultivated in Japan for its root, which is there a popular garden vegetable.
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- noun film, television A
discplaced between a lightand the illuminated object or actor in order to diffusethe glare.
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In Japansese, Burdock roots are called gobo and there are lots of simple rustic recipes for salads and soups using it. here are a few.
Burdock, in the Arctium genus, which includes greater burdock (A. lappa) and the smaller common burdock (A. minus) is also known as gobo or wild gobo, beggar's button, or wild rhubarb.
M'gobo's face was all distorted like a man stricken with paralysis.
The root is the real delicacy of the plant though — called gobo and very popular in Japan, it’s considered the most yang of roots.
Not only does the book feature some fifty hot pot recipes (many with photographs), it also devotes a large portion of it for profile of ingredients often used in hot pots, including some of winter vegetables that you may not be familiar with outside of Japan, such as gobo (burdock root) and mizuna greens.
The space will be lit at night with the help of "gobo" lighting.
If this is the preview of the General Elections, I can't wait for it to start. gobo
If Democrats lose the election in November, they have no one to blame but themselves. gobo
Why would we want another delusional president?? gobo
And why anyone would choose a candidate based upon what that persons supporters are posting on a blog makes little sense to me. gobo