The Caribbean Dictionary

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callaloo
3 definitions
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Noun
Aramanth - an edible green leafy vegetable resembling spinach. It is typically prepared by steaming, often with saltfish
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plant, food
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Noun
A thick spicy soup-like dish made with a green leafy vegetable as a main ingredient. The vegetable is usually aramanth or dasheen leaves.
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callaloo
 
Noun
A green fruit bearing on plants up to 6 ft tall. The fruit are fingerlike with a pentagonal cross section and taper to a long point. It is often cooked by boiling or steaming and in some areas is regarded as an aphrodisiac.
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okro
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food, plant
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Vincy Jul 10, 2015
Please get your facts straight....This is not our callaloo! Vincy use the young dasheen leaf!
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