rapini

(redirected from Brassica rapa rapifera)

ra·pi·ni

 (ră-pē′nē)
[Italian, pl. diminutive of rapa, turnip, from Latin rāpa, pl. of rāpum.]

rapini

(rəˈpiːnɪ)
n
(Plants) a leafy vegetable of the Brassica rapa species, belonging to the same subspecies as the turnip, often used in Chinese, Italian, and Portuguese cooking