Definition of tatsoi in English:

tatsoi

Syllabification: tat·soi
Pronunciation: /tatˈsoi
 
/

noun

  • A kind of Chinese cabbage with glossy dark green leaves.
    • Brassica rapa variety rosularis
    More example sentences
    • But the tatsoi type is a better choice because it has much shorter leaf stalks.
    • In the early weeks of the winter share, members receive hardy late-season greens like kale, Brussels sprouts and tatsoi from the fields in addition to storage crops.
    • Start lettuce, arugula and Chinese greens (including tatsoi and mizuna) by mid-October in cold frames (for late winter harvest) and in the ground (for early spring harvest).

Origin

Chinese daat-choi, from daat- 'sink, fall flat' + choi 'vegetable'.

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