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sea vegetable


      n   an edible seaweed  
Dictionnaire anglais Collins English definition-Thesaurus  
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.  
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  
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  
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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vegetable hors d'oeuvres
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 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
renewable energy obtainable on coasts based on the sea or ocean low and high tides
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