greens

greens
noun
any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑green, ↑leafy vegetable
Hypernyms: ↑vegetable, ↑veggie, ↑veg
Hyponyms:

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present third singular of green
plural of green

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ˌgreen ˈvegetable [green vegetable] noun countable, usually plural (BrE also greens plural)
a vegetable with dark green leaves, for example ↑cabbage or ↑spinach

Many people do not eat enough green vegetables.


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