Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to borecole: chard, spinach
[Dutch boerenkool : boer, farmer, peasant; see boor + kool, cabbage (from Middle Dutch cōle, from Latin caulis, stalk).]
(Plants) another name for kale1
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||borecole - a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head|
collard - variety of kale having smooth leaves