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cos lettuce

noun
1.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700
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British Dictionary definitions for cos lettuce

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/kɒs/
noun
1.
a variety of lettuce with a long slender head and crisp leaves Usual US and Canadian name romaine Compare cabbage lettuce
Word Origin
C17: named after Kos, the Aegean island of its origin
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