Definition of Vegetable. Meaning of Vegetable. Synonyms of Vegetable

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Definition of Vegetable

Vegetable
Vegetable Veg"e*ta*ble, n. 1. (Biol.) A plant. See Plant. 2. A plant used or cultivated for food for man or domestic animals, as the cabbage, turnip, potato, bean, dandelion, etc.; also, the edible part of such a plant, as prepared for market or the table.

Meaning of Vegetable from wikipedia

- Vegetables are parts of plants that are consumed by humans or other animals as food. The original meaning is still commonly used and is applied to plants...
- This is a list of plants that have a culinary role as vegetables. "Vegetable" can be used in several senses, including culinary, botanical and legal. This...
- Vegetable oils, or vegetable fats, are oils extracted from seeds or from other parts of fruits. Like animal fats, vegetable fats are mixtures of triglycerides...
- across multiple world regions. In some places, other (unrelated) root vegetables are sometimes referred to as "yams", including: In the United States,...
- Cruciferous vegetables are vegetables of the family Br****icaceae (also called Cruciferae) with many genera, species, and cultivars being raised for food...
- Leaf vegetables, also called leafy greens, salad greens, pot herbs, vegetable greens, or simply greens, are plant leaves eaten as a vegetable, sometimes...
- Root vegetables are underground plant parts eaten by humans as food. Although botany distinguishes true roots (such as taproots and tuberous roots) from...
- A marrow is a vegetable, the mature fruit of certain Cucurbita pepo cultivars. The immature fruit of the same or similar cultivars is called courgette...
- Vegetable soup is a common soup prepared using vegetables and leaf vegetables as primary ingredients. It dates to ancient history, and is a m****-produced...
- Perennial vegetables are vegetables that can live for more than two years. Some well known perennial vegetables from the temperate regions of the world...
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