from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A European seashore plant (Crambe maritima) of the mustard family, having edible shoots and leaves.

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  • (Bot.) See under kale.

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  • noun Crambe maritima, a halophytic perennial plant that grows wild along the coasts of Europe.

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  • noun perennial of coastal sands and shingles of northern Europe and Baltic and Black Seas having racemes of small white flowers and large fleshy blue-green leaves often used as potherbs


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  • Usage/historical note on laver.

    January 6, 2017