Definitions for kalekeɪl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

kalekeɪl(n.)

  1. a cabbagelike cultivated plant, Brassica oleracea acephala, of the mustard family, having wrinkled leaves used as a vegetable.

    Category: Plants

  2. Slang. money.

    Category: Status (usage)

Origin of kale:

1250–1300; ME cale, northern var. of cole

Princeton's WordNet

  1. boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum(noun)

    informal terms for money

  2. kale, kail, cole, borecole, colewort, Brassica oleracea acephala(noun)

    a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head

  3. kale, kail, cole(noun)

    coarse curly-leafed cabbage

Wiktionary

  1. kale(Noun)

    cole

  2. kale(Noun)

    An edible plant, similar to cabbage, with curled leaves that do not form a dense head (Brassica oleracea acephala)

  3. kale(Noun)

    money

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kale(noun)

    a variety of cabbage in which the leaves do not form a head, being nearly the original or wild form of the species

  2. Kale(noun)

    see Kail, 2

Freebase

  1. Kale

    Kale or borecole is a vegetable with green or purple leaves, in which the central leaves do not form a head. It is considered to be closer to wild cabbage than most domesticated forms. The species Brassica oleracea contains a wide array of vegetables, including broccoli, cauliflower, collard greens, and brussels sprouts. The cultivar group Acephala also includes spring greens and collard greens, which are extremely similar genetically.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

rook(noun)

(usuallyˈcastle ) a chess-piece.

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