rapeseed

[ reyp-seed ]
/ ˈreɪpˌsid /

noun

the seed of the rape.
the plant itself.

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Origin of rapeseed

First recorded in 1525–35; rape2 + seed
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Example sentences from the Web for rapeseed

  • Rapeseed and canary seed are considered the best and safest feed for canaries.

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British Dictionary definitions for rapeseed

rapeseed
/ (ˈreɪpˌsiːd) /

noun

the seed of the rape plant
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