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colewort


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Colewort  \Cole"wort`\,  n.  [AS.  cawlwyrt  cawl  cole  +  wyrt  wort. 
  Cf  {Collards}.] 
  1.  A  variety  of  cabbage  in  which  the  leaves  never  form  a 
  compact  head. 
 
  2.  Any  white  cabbage  before  the  head  has  become  firm. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  colewort 
  n  :  a  hardy  cabbage  with  coarse  curly  leaves  that  do  not  form  a 
  head  [syn:  {kale},  {kail},  {cole},  {borecole},  {Brassica 
  oleracea  acephala}] 




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