Glossary M

Mebos refers to a South Africa sweetened dried apricots: a confection made from apricots that have been pickled, sugared, and dried.

Musk deer is also known as chevrotin - small Wild eers found in India

Ma pow ohn is a Thai term meaning young coconut

Melikai is a Bahasia Malaysian word for watermelon.

Watermelon is known as Team Kwa in Chinese, Tembikai or Semangka in Malay and Tharapusini in Tamil

Mandeln is a German word for almonds

Myoga ginger (Zingiber mioga) is a a ginger species which is a native of Japan where it is grown commercially for its delicious spring shoots and young flower buds produced in autumn.