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sea vegetable

  

      n   an edible seaweed  
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vegetable  
      n  
1    any of various herbaceous plants having parts that are used as food, such as peas, beans, cabbage, potatoes, cauliflower, and onions  
2    Informal   a person who has lost control of his mental faculties, limbs, etc., as from an injury, mental disease, etc.  
3   
a    a dull inactive person  
b    (as modifier)  
a vegetable life     
4    modifier   consisting of or made from edible vegetables  
a vegetable diet     
5    modifier   of, relating to, characteristic of, derived from, or consisting of plants or plant material  
vegetable oils, the vegetable kingdom     
6    Rare   any member of the plant kingdom  
     (C14 (adj): from Late Latin vegetabilis animating, from vegetare to enliven, from Latin vegere to excite)  


sea vegetable  
      n   an edible seaweed  
vegetable butter  
      n   any of a group of vegetable fats having the consistency of butter  
vegetable ivory  
      n  
1    the hard whitish material obtained from the endosperm of the ivory nut: used to make buttons, ornaments, etc.  
2       another name for the       ivory nut  
vegetable kingdom  
      n      another name for       plant kingdom  
vegetable marrow  
      n  
1    a cucurbitaceous plant, Cucurbita pepo, probably native to America but widely cultivated for its oblong green striped fruit, which is eaten as a vegetable  
2      (Also called (in the U.S.))    marrow squash   the fruit of this plant,   (Often shortened to)    marrow  
vegetable oil  
      n   any of a group of oils that are esters of fatty acids and glycerol and are obtained from plants  
vegetable oyster  
      n      another name for       salsify       1  
vegetable sheep  
      n     (N.Z)   any of various species of the genus Raoulia, esp. R. mammillaris or R. eximia, of New Zealand rocky mountains: a small low bush having white flowers and hairy leaves which, from a distance, make it look like a sheep  
vegetable silk  
      n   any of various silky fibres obtained from the seed pods of certain plants  
   See also       kapok  
vegetable sponge  
      n      another name for       dishcloth gourd  
vegetable tallow  
      n   any of various types of tallow that are obtained from plants  
vegetable wax  
      n   any of various waxes that occur on parts of certain plants, esp. the trunks of certain palms, and prevent loss of water from the plant  

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n.
vegetable hors d'oeuvres
n.
A seagrass species that is endemic to the Mediterranean Sea. Also called Neptune grass.
[Bot.] Latin: Posidonia oceanica. Another species (Posidonia australis) is endemic to Australia.
adj.
adj 1 able to live both on land and in the water, as frogs, toads, etc. 2 designed for operation on or from both water and land 3 relating to military forces and equipment organized for operations launched from the sea against an enemy shore 4 having a dual or mixed nature
n.
renewable energy obtainable on coasts based on the sea or ocean low and high tides
n.
brand of soup, mix of vegetables, image for new startups ?
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