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Noun: kale  keyl
  1. [US] Informal term for money
    - boodle, bread, cabbage [US], clams [US], dinero [N. Amer], dough, gelt, lettuce [US], lolly [Brit], lucre, loot, moolah [N. Amer], pelf [archaic], scratch, shekels, simoleons [US], sugar, wampum [N. Amer], brass [Brit], wonga [Brit], moola [N. Amer], mazuma [US], dosh [Brit]
  2. A hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head
    - kail, cole, borecole, colewort, Brassica oleracea acephala
  3. Coarse curly-leafed cabbage
    - kail, cole

Derived forms: kales

Type of: cabbage, chou, crucifer, cruciferous plant, money

Part of: Brassica, genus Brassica

Encyclopedia: Kale, Nepal