In everyday usage, a vegetable is any part of a plant that is consumed by humans
as food as ... It derives from Medieval Latin vegetabilis "growing, flourishing" (i.e.
of a plant), a seman...
Edible definition, fit to be eaten as food; eatable; esculent. ... 1590s, from Late
Latin edibilis "eatable," from Latin edere "to eat," from PIE root *ed- "to eat" (cf.
Fit to be eaten, especially by humans: edible roots; an edible mushroom. n. ... [
Late Latin edibilis, from Latin edere, to eat; see ed- in Indo-European roots.] ...
edible definition: The definition of edible is something that can be eaten. ... of
edible. Late Latin edibilis, from Latin edere, to eat; see ed- in Indo-European
Word History: Today's Good Word comes from Latin comestibilis "edible", ... If the
root of edere looks familiar, it should: it is the root of edible and the native ...
(edibles). Items of food: delicatessen, as the name suggests, means delicate
edibles ... Origin. Late 16th century: from late Latin edibilis, from Latin edere 'eat'.
Also, "edible" and "eatable" sound alike because both the Latin "edere" (to eat) ...
the French or Latin roots, and the French usually comes directly from the Latin.
From Late Latin edibilis, from Latin edō (“eat”). ... edible is the most common
term for “capable of being eaten”; eatable is rather informal, due to simple
Nov 19, 2009 ... Keywords/tags: suffix, suffixes, root words, word roots, words ending in ... edible,
eligible, inaccessible, incompatible, inflexible, irresponsible, ...
These are edible plants in which the leaves, stems, flowers, or roots are edible.
This list does ... Yellow Lily Yam Latin Name: Amorphophallus glabra. 5. + 125.