1. Bot. A variety of cabbage in which the leaves do not form a head, being nearly the original or wild form of the species. [Written also kail, and cale.]
2. See Kail, 2.
Sea kale Bot., a European cruciferous herb (Crambe maritima), often used as a pot herb; sea cabbage.
n 1: informal terms for money [syn: boodle, bread, cabbage,
clams, dinero, dough, gelt, lettuce, lolly,
lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels,
simoleons, sugar, wampum]
2: a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a
head [syn: kail, cole, borecole, colewort, Brassica
3: coarse curly-leafed cabbage [syn: kail, cole]