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Definition of "curly-leaved" []

  • Having curly leaves (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "curly-leaved" in a sentence
  • "In addition to its use as a salad, the curly-leaved endive makes a particularly good garnish for grills, such as chops, steaks,"
  • "It is true that the curly-leaved endive is at times to be obtained here, but it is extensively cultivated in England, as it is very crisp and tender, while it also possesses a piquancy which is greatly appreciated."
  • "They planted lilies and geraniums over the little brothers, and edged the lonely, unmarked grave with a species of curly-leaved box common to that part of the country and which grew rapidly."
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