Definition of oak leaf in English:

oak leaf

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(also oak leaf lettuce)


[mass noun]
  • A red or green variety of lettuce which has leaves with serrated edges and a slightly bitter taste.
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    • These were a green oak leaf variety, whereas all the other lettuces have been red oak leaf.
    • To start I had the Greek salad of cos and oak leaf lettuce, red and yellow peppers, paper thin red onion slices, creamy feta cheese and a herb and mustard vinaigrette.
    • In its place, yellowing lamb's lettuce and blackening oak leaf lettuce, both fit for the bin, were mixed in with frizzy endive and watery grated daikon-type radish.

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