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blite

[blahyt] /blaɪt/
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin blitum < Greek blíton
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Word Origin and History for blite
n.

spinach, or plants like it, early 15c., from Latin blitum, from Greek bliton, of unknown origin.

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