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[Dutch boerenkool : boer, farmer, peasant; see boor + kool, cabbage (from Middle Dutch cōle, from Latin caulis, stalk).]
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(Plants) another name for kale1
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|Noun||1.||borecole - a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head|
collard - variety of kale having smooth leaves
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