coleslaw

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noun cole·slaw \ˈkōl-ˌslȯ\

Definition of coleslaw

  1. :  a salad made of raw sliced or chopped cabbage

Origin and Etymology of coleslaw

Dutch koolsla, from kool cabbage + sla salad


First Known Use: 1794


COLESLAW Defined for English Language Learners

coleslaw

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noun cole·slaw \ˈkōl-ˌslȯ\

Definition of coleslaw for English Language Learners

  • : a salad made with chopped raw cabbage


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coleslaw

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noun cole·slaw \ˈkōl-ˌslȯ\

Definition of coleslaw for Students

  1. :  a salad made with chopped raw cabbage



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