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Definitions of star anise:

  • noun:   small shrubby tree of Japan and Taiwan; flowers are not fragrant
  • noun:   small tree of China and Vietnam bearing anise-scented star-shaped fruit used in food and medicinally as a carminative
  • noun:   anise-scented star-shaped fruit or seed used in Oriental cooking and medicine


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