broccoli raab
noun see broccoli rabe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • broccoli raab — or broccoli rabe [räb] n. a plant (Brassica rapa ruvo) of the crucifer family with close clusters of small flowers and dark green, somewhat bitter leaves cooked as a vegetable * * * …   Universalium

  • broccoli raab — or broccoli rabe [räb] n. a plant (Brassica rapa ruvo) of the crucifer family with close clusters of small flowers and dark green, somewhat bitter leaves cooked as a vegetable …   English World dictionary

  • broccoli raab — gausiažiedis bastutis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis kultūrinis augalas (Brassica ruvo). atitikmenys: lot. Brassica ruvo angl. broccoli raab; Italian turnip broccoli; nabana; ruvo kale; saishin ryšiai: susijęs… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • broccoli raab — noun 1. plant grown for its pungent edible leafy shoots • Syn: ↑broccoli rabe, ↑Brassica rapa ruvo • Hypernyms: ↑crucifer, ↑cruciferous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Brassica, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Raab (disambiguation) — Raab is the historical German name for the Hungarian city Győr and the Rába River.Raab may also refer to:*Raab, Upper Austria, town in Austria *Broccoli Raab, an edible vegetable used in Chinese and Italian cuisine *Raab Katzenstein, German… …   Wikipedia

  • broccoli rabe — noun 1. plant grown for its pungent edible leafy shoots • Syn: ↑broccoli raab, ↑Brassica rapa ruvo • Hypernyms: ↑crucifer, ↑cruciferous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Brassica, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • broccoli rabe — /rahb/ a plant, Brassica rapa ruvo, of which the slightly bitter, dark green leaves and clustered flower buds are eaten as a vegetable. Also, broccoli raab /rahb/, broccoli rab /rahb/. Also called Italian turnip, raab, turnip broccoli. [perh.… …   Universalium

  • broccoli rabe — noun Etymology: perhaps modification of Italian broccoli di rapa, literally, flowering tops of the turnip Date: 1976 a garden brassica (Brassica rapa ruvo) that is related to the turnip and produces edible leafy branching stalks and compact… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • raab — /rahb/, n. See broccoli rabe. * * * …   Universalium

  • broccoli rabe — broc′coli rabe (or raab ) [[t]rɑb[/t]] n. pln a plant, Brassica rapa ruvo: the bitter leaves and clustered flower buds are eaten as a vegetable …   From formal English to slang

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