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spinach leaves (Spinacia oleracea)

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From Middle English spinach, from Anglo-Norman spinache, from Old French espinoche, from Old Occitan espinarc, from Arabicإِسْفَانَاخ(ʔisfānāḵ), from Classical Persianاسپناخ(ispanāx, ispināx).

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  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈspɪnɪt͡ʃ/, /ˈspɪnɪd͡ʒ/
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  • Rhymes: -ɪnɪtʃ, -ɪnɪdʒ

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spinach (countable and uncountable, plural spinaches)

  1. A particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea, or its leaves.
  2. Any of numerous plants, or their leaves, which are used for greens in the same way Spinacia oleraceae is or resemble it in some way.

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Etymology edit

From Anglo-Norman spinache, from Old Occitan espinarc, from Arabicإِسْفَانَاخ(ʔisfānāḵ), from Persianاسپناخ(espanâx).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈspinatʃ(ə)/, /ˈspinadʒ(ə)/, /ˈspinartʃ(ə)/

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spinach (plural spinoches)

  1. spinach (Spinacia oleracea)

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  • English: spinach

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  • IPA(key): /ˈspi.nax/
  • Rhymes: -inax
  • Syllabification: spi‧nach

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spinach m

  1. locative plural of spin

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spinach f

  1. locative plural of spina