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Ajwain, Bishop's weed, Carom, Trachyspermum ammi

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Ajwain or Trachyspermum ammi, also known as Ajowan caraway, Oomam (ஓமம்) in Tamil bishop's weed or carom, is an annual herb in the family Apiaceae. It originated in India. Rajasthan produced about 55% of India's total output in 2006.The fruits are rarely eaten raw; they are commonly dry-roasted or fried in ghee. Ajwain is used as medicinal plant in traditional Ayurvedic medicine; primarily for stomach disorders such as indigestion, flatulence

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The small fruits are pale brown schizocarps and have an oval shape, resembling caraway and cumin. It has a bitter and pungent taste, with a flavor similar to anise and oregano. They smell almost exactly like thyme because it also contains thymol, but is more aromatic and less subtle in taste, as well as slightly bitter and pungent. Even a small number of fruits tends to dominate the flavor of a dish.

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