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edible 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈedəbəl/,
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Fit to be eaten (often used to contrast with unpalatable or poisonous examples),
  1. Fit to be eaten (often used to contrast with unpalatable or poisonous examples)
    • - nasturtium seeds are edible
Noun
  1. Items of food


  1. comestible: any substance that can be used as food
  2. suitable for use as food
  3. (edibleness) edibility: the property of being fit to eat
  4. Eating is the ingestion of food to provide for all humans and animals nutritional needs, particularly for energy and growth. Animals and other heterotrophs must eat in order to survive: carnivores eat other animals, herbivores eat plants, and omnivores consume a mixture of both. ...
  5. Anything edible; That can be eaten without harm; non-toxic to humans; suitable for consumption; That can be eaten without disgust
  6. Able to use as a food by people for nutrients; not poisonous. Inedible means something that people can not gain nutrients from, or which may cause sickness when eaten.
  7. good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.
  8. Okay to eat, not necessarily delicious.
  9. Cafe formerly located on College Avenue near the Rockridge Bart Station. During it's heyday, was perhaps the best cafe in the East Bay. Replaced in the late 1990's by a crepe restaurant.
  10. You can eat it!  INEDIBLE means that you cannot or should not eat it because either your body will not easily digest it (like orange seeds) or it will taste bad (like the skin from beets).
  11. Celery · Cocktail onion · Cocktail Olive · Maraschino cherry · Salt · Twist
  12. (adj.) able to be eaten