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chard

 (chärd)
n.
Swiss chard.

[Alteration (possibly influenced by French chardon, thistle) of French carde, from Provençal cardon, cardoon; see cardoon.]

chard

(tʃɑːd)
n
(Plants) a variety of beet, Beta vulgaris cicla, with large succulent leaves and thick stalks, used as a vegetable. Also called: Swiss chard, leaf beet or seakale beet
[C17: probably from French carde edible leafstalk of the artichoke, but associated also with French chardon thistle, both ultimately from Latin carduus thistle; see cardoon]

chard

(tʃɑrd)

n.
a variety of beet, Beta vulgaris cicla, having leaves and leafstalks that are used as a vegetable. Also called Swiss chard.
[1650–60; appar. < French chardon thistle; see cardoon]

chard

A variety of leaf vegetable with succulent leaves and thick stalks.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chard - beet lacking swollen rootchard - beet lacking swollen root; grown as a vegetable for its edible leaves and stalks
chard, leaf beet, spinach beet, Swiss chard - long succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
beet, Beta vulgaris, common beet - biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root; widely cultivated as a food crop
2.chard - long succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
greens, leafy vegetable, green - any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
Beta vulgaris cicla, chard, chard plant, leaf beet, spinach beet, Swiss chard - beet lacking swollen root; grown as a vegetable for its edible leaves and stalks
Translations
mángold
snijbiet
mangold

chard

[ˈtʃɑːrd] n (= vegetable) → bettes fpl, blettes fpl
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It is delicious, like the twisted little apples that grow in the or- chards of Winesburg.
Add the peas and chard stalks to the sauce, return to the boil over a high heat, then turn the heat back to low and simmer gently for 3-4 minutes.
Chard, a UAE-based photographer, has spent over a decade preparing an exhibition to be held at Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi, which will allow people to see the UAE from a totally new perspective.
Add the chard stalks and stir, cooking for a couple more minutes.
Flintshire magistrates heard that Chard, who now works as a driver, provided one sample at 174 microgrammes - compared to the legal limit of 35 - but failed to provide the required second sample.
05) reduction (up to 50%) in Swiss chard growth (plant height) with application of all the three concentrations (100, 50 and 25%) of leachate as sources of irrigation water compared with the growth observed in leachate-free (control) irrigation systems.
Chard succeeds Michael MacDonald, who will stay with Medifast in the role of executive chairman of the board.
Mr Chard lost both his father, Edwin, and stepfather, Bert, to lung cancer.
Mr Chard suffered a cardiac arrest at Kingston Bridge at around the 25-mile mark.
Add them to the bowl with the chard stems, along with the carrot and radish slices.
Rainbow chard, with varieties such as 'Bright Lights' or ruby chard taste good too and are very decorative to boot.
2kg 6-rib pork loin rack, Frenchtrimmed 50g unsalted butter 100g brioche, roughly torn 1tsp English mustard powder 1tbsp brown mustard seeds, soaked in water overnight Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper For the gratin: 700g chard, (chop into 2cm pieces) 2 large potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-1.