broc·co·li /ˈbrɑkəli, ˈbrɑkli/
Broc·co·li n. Bot. A plant of the Cabbage species (Brassica oleracea) of many varieties, resembling the cauliflower. The “curd,” or flowering head, is the part used for food.
n 1: plant with dense clusters of tight green flower buds [syn: Brassica
2: branched green undeveloped flower heads