cavolo nero

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cavolo nero (ˈkɑːvəˌləʊ ˈnɛrəʊ)
 
n
an Italian variety of cabbage with dark green leaves
 
[from Italian, black cabbage]

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Main Entry:  cavolo nero
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of dark-leaved kale used in Tuscan cuisine; also called lacinato, dinosaur kale
Etymology:  < Italian cavolo cabbage nero black
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