cos lettuce
noun Etymology: Kos, Cos, Greek island Date: 1699 romaine

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  • cos lettuce — UK [ˌkɒs ˈletɪs] / US [ˈkɑs ˌletəs] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms cos lettuce : singular cos lettuce plural cos lettuces British a type of long thin lettuce …   English dictionary

  • cos lettuce — sėjamosios salotos romaninis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos daržovinis kultūrinis augalas (Lactuca sativa var. longifolia). atitikmenys: lot. Lactuca sativa var. longifolia angl. cos lettuce; romaine lettuce vok …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cos lettuce — cos let|tuce [ kas ,letəs ] noun count or uncount BRITISH ROMAINE LETTUCE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cos lettuce — noun 1. lettuce with long dark green spoon shaped leaves • Syn: ↑romaine lettuce, ↑Lactuca sativa longifolia • Hypernyms: ↑lettuce • Member Holonyms: ↑Lactuca, ↑genus Lactuca …   Useful english dictionary

  • cos lettuce — type of lettuce which has large leaves …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cos lettuce — romaine. [1690 1700] * * * …   Universalium

  • cos lettuce —   …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • cos lettuce — /kɒs ˈlɛtəs/ (say kos letuhs) noun → cos1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cos — Cos, COS or CoS, may refer to: Contents 1 Maths, science and technology 2 Places 3 Roles 4 Organizations, societies and churches …   Wikipedia

  • cos — cos1 [käs, kôs] n. [after COS1, whence orig. imported] ROMAINE: also cos lettuce cos2 abbrev. 1. cash on shipment 2. companies 3. Trigonometry cosine …   English World dictionary

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