Definition of Batavian lettuce in English:

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Batavian lettuce

noun

Another term for Batavian endive (see endive).
Example sentences
  • This Batavian lettuce shimmers with red-purple beauty in climates with lots of sunshine and cool evenings.
  • We have been very pleased with the Nevada Batavian lettuce we tried this year.
  • I prefer to toss them among sweeter greens like butterhead or crunchy Batavian lettuce, rather than with other bitter greens.

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