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edible

ed·i·ble

edible

 
 
pronunciation:
e d bl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: suitable or safe to be eaten as food.
We learned to recognize the edible berries.
antonyms:
inedible
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part of speech: noun
definition: (usu. pl.) something fit to be eaten; foodstuffs.
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derivations: edibility (n.), edibleness (n.)