leafy vegetable

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Noun1.leafy vegetable - any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetablesleafy vegetable - any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
chop-suey greens - succulent and aromatic young dark green leaves used in Chinese and Vietnamese and Japanese cooking
sprout - a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
beet green - young leaves of the beetroot
chard, leaf beet, spinach beet, Swiss chard - long succulent whitish stalks with large green leaves
salad green, salad greens - greens suitable for eating uncooked as in salads
dandelion green - edible leaves of the common dandelion collected from the wild; used in salads and in making wine
lamb's-quarter, pigweed, wild spinach - leaves collected from the wild
wild spinach - leafy greens collected from the wild and used as a substitute for spinach
turnip greens - tender leaves of young white turnips
common sorrel, sorrel - large sour-tasting arrowhead-shaped leaves used in salads and sauces
French sorrel - greens having small tart oval to pointed leaves; preferred to common sorrel for salads
spinach - dark green leaves; eaten cooked or raw in salads
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According to researchers, reducing stress and increasing green leafy vegetable consumption may be a novel way to reduce the rates of brain bleeds.
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There is no standardized recommendation regarding a "safe" amount of green leafy vegetable consumption while taking warfarin.
The contribution of cowpea as a leafy vegetable to reducing poverty and malnutrition among the smallholder farmers and urban poor households, who cannot afford other nutrient-rich (protein, vitamin A, calcium and iron) foods like meat or fish, cannot be ignored if maximum impact of the crop is to be realized.
ISLAMABAD -- Green leafy vegetable may be as important as wearing a hat, sunscreen and protective clothing to reduce the risk of skin cancer, says a study that highlights the importance of eating a healthy, well-balanced diet.
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She said that the area will be enough for growing leafy vegetables including spinach and other leafy vegetable and that will not only save money but also provide fresh and healthy vegetable at home.
Although the green leafy vegetable cannot be guaranteed to give you the strength of ten men, as was the case with Popeye, it is exceptionally nutritious, stuffed with minerals and antioxidants including significant levels of iron and calcium.