any plant whose leaves are eaten as a vegetable, as cabbage, lettuce, spinach, endive, and cress; also called leafy greens
Leaf vegetables are a diverse and eclectic group of plants comprising several different taxonomic plant families.
noun 1. any of several small, greenish or brownish, Old World warblers of the genus Phylloscopus that feed on insects among the leaves of trees.
[lee-fee] /ˈli fi/ adjective, leafier, leafiest. 1. having, abounding in, or covered with or foliage: the leafy woods. 2. having broad or consisting mainly of : leafy vegetables. 3. leaflike; foliaceous. /ˈliːfɪ/ adjective leafier, leafiest 1. covered with or having leaves 2. resembling a leaf or leaves adj. 1550s, from leaf (n.) + -y (2). […]
- Leafy greens
noun See leaf vegetable
[leeg] /lig/ noun 1. a covenant or compact made between persons, parties, states, etc., for the promotion or maintenance of common interests or for mutual assistance or service. 2. the aggregation of persons, parties, states, etc., associated in such a covenant or compact; confederacy. 3. an association of individuals having a common goal. 4. a […]