from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A vegetable.
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- n. A vegetable.
- n. A vegetarian.
- adj. vegetarian; suitable for vegetarians
- adj. Vegetable-like.
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- n. edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
From pronounced stem of vegetable or vegetarian + -ie (Wiktionary)