rapini

or rap·pi·ni

[ ra-pee-nee ]
/ ræˈpi ni /
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noun

the leaves of the turnip, Brassica rapa, eaten cooked or raw as greens.

Nearby words

  1. rapidness,
  2. rapido,
  3. rapids,
  4. rapier,
  5. rapine,
  6. rapist,
  7. rapoport test,
  8. rapp,
  9. rapp, george,
  10. rappahannock

Origin of rapini

perhaps < Italian, plural of rapino a plant of the genus Erysimum, perhaps orig. diminutive of rapa rape2

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