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col·za

 (kŏl′zə, kōl′-)
n.
See rape2.

[French, from Dutch koolzaad : kool, cabbage (from Middle Dutch cōle, from Latin caulis) + zaad, seed (from Middle Dutch saet; see sē- in Indo-European roots).]

colza

(ˈkɒlzə)
n
(Plants) another name for rape2
[C18: via French (Walloon) kolzat from Dutch koolzaad, from kool cabbage, cole + zaad seed]

rape1

(reɪp)

n., v. raped, rap•ing. n.
1. the unlawful act of forcing a female to have sexual intercourse, as by physical attack or threats.
2. any act of sexual intercourse that is forced upon a person.
4. an act of plunder or despoliation: the rape of the countryside.
5. Archaic. the act of seizing and carrying off by force.
v.t.
6. to force to have sexual intercourse.
7. to plunder (a place); despoil.
8. to seize and carry off by force.
v.i.
9. to commit rape.
[1250–1300; (v.) Middle English rapen < Anglo-French raper < Latin rapere to seize, carry off by force, plunder; (n.) Middle English < Anglo-French ra(a)p(e), derivative of raper]
rap′ist, rap′er, n.

rape2

(reɪp)

n.
a plant, Brassica napus, of the mustard family, whose leaves are used as fodder, and whose seeds yield rape oil.
[1350–1400; Middle English (< Middle French) < Latin rāpum (neuter), rāpa (feminine) turnip; c. Greek rhápys]

rape3

(reɪp)

n.
the residue of grapes, after the juice has been extracted, used as a filter in making vinegar.
[1590–1600; < French râpe]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.colza - Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage cropcolza - Eurasian plant cultivated for its seed and as a forage crop
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
mustard - any of several cruciferous plants of the genus Brassica
rapeseed - seed of rape plants; source of an edible oil
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Colza, a less spicy cousin used for cooking oil, replaced mustard in agricultural production more than 20 years ago, encouraged by French and European Union subsidies.
Also outside Compiegne we had the opportunity of visiting Robbe, a company that specializes in processing technical oils, in particular colza oil to make Diester, the `diesel' fuel for vehicles.
What raises up, occulted, "disappeared," "forgotten," as Roger Munier would say (Le seul, 1993), the phenomena of being--"cela que celebre / cette immensite / De colza en fleur"--is not something Guillevic finds easy to name; but oblivion has not clouded his perception of the world, even though his memory-become-magnificat prefers to dwell within the mystery of its experience rather than step outside, illusorily, into some divisive space of pure analysis.
An additional SF 74 million will be awarded to offset the decreed reduction in producer prices for sugar beet and colza as well as the lowering of premiums for feed grain cultivation.
Export and import of rape or colza seeds: volume, structure, dynamics
En marge d'une journee organisee, a Menzel Temime, sur " la culture du colza ", le chef de service des legumineuses et des cultures industrielles au ministere de l'agriculture, Taoufik Sboui, evoque l'importance de cette activite agricole dans la rotation des cultures.
Benkirane a indique que le contrat-programme relatif a la filiere oleagineuse s'est fixe comme but l'amelioration de la production et de la competitivite, notamment les graines de tournesol et le colza, et la couverture, a hauteur de 20%, des besoins de la consommation interne, a l'horizon 2020, au lieu de 1 pc actuellement.
La mayoria del biodiesel producido en el mundo es proveniente de aceites vegetales principalmente del aceite de colza en Europa y Canada, y aceite de soya en Estados Unidos (Andersen & Weinbach, 2010).
Valeur energetique et azotee, chez le porc, d'un tourteau de colza francais a faible teneur en glucosinolates et depellicule.
TABLA III MATERIAS PRIMAS PARA PRODUCIR BIODIESEL Costo estimado Rendimiento Rendimiento del barril Producto (ha/ano) (ton/ha) (USD) Cana de azucar 9000 100 45 Yuca 4500 25 Remolacha 5000 100 Sorgo dulce 1189 Celulosa 305 Maiz 3200 10 83 Palma 5550 Cocotero 4200 Higuerilla 2600 Aguacate 2460 Jatropha 1159 43 Colza 1100 Cacahuate 990 Soya 840 122 Colza 125 Trigo 125 Girasol 890 Petroleo 70-80 Fuente: MADR, Goldman Sachs (2007) Portafolio, Internet.
Effect of different Levels of Nitrogen Fertilizer and Plant Density on Seed Yield of Colza cv.
Sinteticos Aminoacidos Coste Aditivos Tecnologicos Coste, Normativa de cada zona o pais Organolepticos Nutritivos Zootecnicos Fuente Alimentic ia Cualidades Ingrediente Vegetal Proteina bruta > 20%; Pastas: Soya (a), Girasol, Contenido de lisina (a); Ajonjoli, Cartamo, Acido Linoleico Conjugado Cacahuate; Harina de: (CLA); medio contenido de Canola (a), Colza (c), Ca y Fosforo Harinolina; Gluten de maiz Contenido de Hierro (a), Sorgo (b); Maiz (b), Potasio, Cobre (a), Trigo, Avena, Harina de Magnesio (a), Contenido yuca; Remolacha (d); de Vit.