Definitions of witloof

n widely cultivated herb with leaves valued as salad green; either curly serrated leaves or broad flat ones that are usually blanched

Cichorium endivia, endive
Type of:
herb, herbaceous plant
a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

n young broad-leaved endive plant deprived of light to form a narrow whitish head

Belgian endive, French endive
Type of:
chicory escarole, endive, escarole
variety of endive having leaves with irregular frilled edges