Categories: Medicinal Plant
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From French carde, from Latin carduus (“thistle”).
- (UK) IPA(key): /tʃɑːd/
- (US) IPA(key): /tʃɑɹd/
- Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)d
chard (countable and uncountable, plural chards)
- (uncountable, cooking) An edible leafy vegetable, Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla, with a slightly bitter taste.
- (cooking) Artichoke leaves and shoots, blanched to eat.