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English definition of “vegetable”

vegetable

adjective     /ˈvedʒ.tə.bl̩/
made or obtained from a plant, or growing in the form of a plant: vegetable matter/dye First think of an object and tell us if it is animal, vegetable or mineral.Types of plant
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