Boston lettuce

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Boston lettuce

A type of cultivated lettuce forming a rounded head and having soft-textured, yellow-green inner leaves.
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Bos′ton let′tuce

a cultivated variety of lettuce with a rounded head of soft, crumpled leaves: used for salads.
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Noun1.Boston lettuce - lettuce with relatively soft leavesBoston lettuce - lettuce with relatively soft leaves
butterhead lettuce - lettuce with relatively soft leaves in a loose head; easily broken or bruised
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The main types of lettuce are loose-leaf varieties, not forming a true head; butter-head or cabbage with very loose heads and soft yellow-green leaves characterized by the small Bibb and later big-headed Boston lettuce, a 19th-century introduction; cos or romaine, generally forming loose upright heads; heading lettuce, forming true solid heads, particularly iceberg; and stem lettuce, otherwise known as celtuce, with a long edible stem and leafy top.
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