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noun vegetable pronunciation in American English /ˈvedʒ(ə)təb(ə)l/ 
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  1. 1
    [countable] a part of a plant used as food, for example a potato, bean, or cabbage

    We grow all our own vegetables and herbs.

    Eat more fresh fruit, vegetables, and salads.

    fresh/green/leafy vegetables

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      [only before noun] relating to or produced from vegetables

      a vegetable garden

      vegetable oil

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