rappini

[ra-pee-nee]

rapini

or rap·pi·ni

[ra-pee-nee]
noun
  1. the leaves of the turnip, Brassica rapa, eaten cooked or raw as greens.

Origin of rapini

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