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colewort

[kohl-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈkoʊlˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/
noun
1.
cole.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see cole, wort2
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  • It is said that no sort of food causes so much thirst as cabbage, especially that called colewort.
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colewort

/ˈkəʊlˌwɜːt/
noun
1.
another name for cole
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