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cavolo nero

/ˈkɑːvəˌləʊ ˈnɛrəʊ/
noun
1.
an Italian variety of cabbage with dark green leaves
Word Origin
from Italian, black cabbage
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Contemporary definitions for cavolo nero
noun

a type of dark-leaved kale used in Tuscan cuisine; also called lacinato , dinosaur kale

Word Origin

< Italian cavolo cabbage nero black

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