salad noun definition in Types of meal topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

salad

 noun: Types of meal topic
[uncountable, countable] a mixture of raw vegetables such as lettuce, tomato and cucumber, usually served with other food as part of a meal All main courses come with salad or vegetables. Is cold meat and salad OK for lunch? a side salad (= a small bowl of salad served with the main course of a meal) a salad bowl (= a large bowl for serving salad in)