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alface (Lactuca sativa)

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic اَلْخَسَّة(al-ḵassa, head of lettuce). Cognate with Maltese ħassa.

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NounEdit

alface f or m (nonstandard) (plural alfaces)

  1. lettuce (Lactuca sativa)
    Synonym: salada

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:alface.

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