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Definition of the noun salad green
What does salad green mean as a name of something?
- greens suitable for eating uncooked as in salads
- lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
- synonym of salad green: salad greens
- more generic terms: green / greens / leafy vegetable = any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
- more specific terms:
- lettuce = leaves of any of various plants of Lactuca sativa
- celtuce = leaves having celery-like stems eaten raw or cooked
- curly endive / chicory = crisp spiky leaves with somewhat bitter taste
- chicory escarole / escarole / endive = variety of endive having leaves with irregular frilled edges
- cress = pungent leaves of any of numerous cruciferous herbs
- salad burnet = leaves sometimes used for salad
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The Indispensable Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara W. Ellis, Ellen Phillips
delicious as a win— ter salad green when forced indoors. See the Endive entry for details on growing and forcing chicory. Endive and escarole (Cichorium endivia): The lacy, cream green, frilly leaves ofendive are often calledfrisee, while ...
by Carole J. Skelly
Although Cichorium endivia is the species preferred for use asa salad green, Cichorium intybusisalso used asa salad green and isgrown for witloof, the crown of ...
Encyclopedia of Foods (2002)
A Guide to Healthy Nutrition by Experts from Dole Food Company, Experts from The Mayo Clinic, Experts from UCLA Center for H
Lettuce is a salad green that grows in forms ranging from tightly compacted heads to loose leaves, depending on the variety. The leaves are pale to dark green or Mushroom Mushrooms are fleshy fungi, only some of which are ...
by A & C Black Publishers Ltd
VEGETABLES an unripe sweet pepper with a green skin, eaten raw or cooked green salad green salad /rin sləd/ noun FOOD a salad made of lettuce or other green leaves, sometimes including other raw green vegetables such as cucumber ...
by John F. Mariani
” A salad green (Valerianellalocusta) that grows intothe falland isusually eaten fresh, dating in print to 1817. LAMB'SQUARTERS (Chenopodium album).Also “lambs' ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
verdigris green plant pigment involved in photosynthesis: chlorophyll green quartz: plasma, prase green shot: putt green side dish: salad green spaghetti sauce: pesto green spot in a desert: oasis green vegetation: verdure greenback: bank ...
by Bev Bennett, Virginia Van Vynckt, Carolyn E. Moore
Europeans prize fresh chicory as a bitter salad green and a tonic. A cup of raw chicory leaves is an excellent source of vitamin A, folate, vitamin C, copper, manganese, and potassium. It's also a good source of riboflavin, iron, magnesium, and ...
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