from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A mixture of young leafy greens, often including young lettuces, used as salad.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A mixture of small, young leaves as a salad
Provençal mesclom, mesclumo, mixture, from Vulgar Latin *misculāre, to mix thoroughly; see meddle.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French mescler ("to mix"). (Wiktionary)