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- n. The state or quality of being a vegetable
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being vegetable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Vegetable quality, character, or nature.
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All our ideas of life, materiality, spirituality, animality, vegetability, sensibility, etc., would have to fall into greater or less desuetude, the language disappearing with the ideas.