colewort


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cole·wort

 (kōl′wûrt′, -wôrt′)
n.
See kale.

cole

(koʊl)

n.
any of various plants of the genus Brassica, of the mustard family, esp. kale or rape.
[before 1000; Middle English col(e), Old English cāl, cāw(e)l < Latin caulis stalk, cabbage, akin to Greek kaulós stalk. compare kohlrabi]

Cole

(koʊl)

n.
Thomas, 1801–48, U.S. painter, born in England.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.colewort - a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a headcolewort - a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
collard - variety of kale having smooth leaves
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It also mentions that lettuce loves goat manure and that combining the seeds of lettuce, radishes, nasturtium and colewort will result in a particularly tasty crop of greens.
Mae Cawl, - Colewort neu Sea Bindweed yn Saesneg hefo blodau coch.
their hatred in their antipathy, as in the vine and colewort.