col·​za ˈkäl-zə How to pronounce colza (audio) ˈkōl- How to pronounce colza (audio)

Word History


French, from Dutch koolzaad, from Middle Dutch coolsaet, from coole cabbage + saet seed

First Known Use

1712, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of colza was in 1712

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Cite this Entry

“Colza.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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