French, from Dutch koolzaad, from Middle Dutch coolsaet, from coole cabbage + saet seed
1712, in the meaning defined at sense 1
“Colza.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/colza. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.
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