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borecole


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Borecole  \Bore"cole`\,  n.  [Cf.  D.  boerenkool  (lit.)  husbandman's 
  cabbage.] 
  A  brassicaceous  plant  of  many  varieties,  cultivated  for  its 
  leaves,  which  are  not  formed  into  a  compact  head  like  the 
  cabbage,  but  are  loose,  and  are  generally  curled  or  wrinkled; 
  kale. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  borecole 
  n  :  a  hardy  cabbage  with  coarse  curly  leaves  that  do  not  form  a 
  head  [syn:  {kale},  {kail},  {cole},  {colewort},  {Brassica 
  oleracea  acephala}] 




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