The word vegetable is a noun. Vegetable means (1) edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant, (2) any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower.
Vegetable is also an adjective that means (1) of the nature of or characteristic of or derived from plants.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word vegetable.
Browse this fruits and vegetables retailer directory to find fruit and vegetable retailers in the USA. The composite photo on this web page depicts assorted fruits and vegetables.
Browse this vegetarian food retailer directory to locate vegetarian food retailers in the USA. The photo on this web page depicts a bowl of colorful mixed vegetables.
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The singer-musician and his wife bought the dilapidated, 400-year-old Il Palagio, in Tuscany, for a song or two, and have brought the olive groves, vineyards and vegetable gardens back to life
CBS News. Sunday, 18 Aug 2019 14:38:51 +0000.
Scientists have challenged prior theories of the origins of three vegetables -- canola, rutabaga and Siberian kale -- by mapping the genetic family tree of these leafy greens.
Science Daily. Monday, 08 Jul 2019 15:41:06 EDT.
The vegetable oil spilled out of one of the 22 derailed cars after the train went off the tracks shortly before 11 a.m. local time, the Elko County Sheriff's Office said on Facebook, citing Union Pacific Railroad officials. ...
Yahoo. Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019 15:26:50 -0400.