from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A variety of lettuce with crisp, pale green leaves that form a compact, round head.
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- noun A
lettucecultivar noted for its crunchiness; the most familiar of all lettuces sold in the United States.
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- noun lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[From its pale color.]
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