Definition of chervil noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtʃɜːvɪl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃɜːrvɪl//
[uncountable] Herbs and spices
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a plant with leaves that are used in cooking as a herb See related entries: Herbs and spices Word Origin Old English, from Latin chaerephylla, from Greek khairephullon.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chervil