colza

[kol-zuh, kohl-]

Origin of colza

1705–15; < French < Dutch koolzaad, equivalent to kool cole + zaad seed
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colza

noun
  1. another name for rape 2

Word Origin for colza

C18: via French (Walloon) kolzat from Dutch koolzaad, from kool cabbage, cole + zaad seed
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