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rabbit food

slang Any salad greens, usually lettuce. I don't know how you can eat a whole plate of rabbit food like that. I would need some meat and potatoes on my plate, at least! Care for any rabbit food? It's good for you!
See also: food, rabbit

rabbit food

n. lettuce; salad greens. Rabbit food tends to have a lot of vitamin C.
See also: food, rabbit

rabbit food

Raw vegetables, especially lettuce. Dating from the first half of the 1900s, the term is sometimes used disparagingly by those who prefer more solid sustenance, but also positively by those who are dieting or find such food has great health benefits. For example, “What dessert? There’s nothing but rabbit food in her lunch box,” or “I’ve lost ten pounds by eating rabbit food at just about every meal.”
See also: food, rabbit
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The good news is that salads don''t have to be all about limp leaves and rabbit food.
Consequently, I have no intention of eating rabbit food for weeks.
No other studies on food habits of swamp rabbits have been conducted in the Atchafalaya Basin but Garner (1969) investigated swamp rabbit food habits in a similar bottomland hardwood forest subject to periodic inundation in LaSalle Parish, Louisiana, approximately 120 km north of the study area.
The shop also majors on pet food and supplies include bags of rather unappetising looking green rabbit food.
This compresses it into pellets like rabbit food, which are blended with PE diaper tailings, pigment and fillers, and extruded as white, black or orange fence posts in a highly automated plant where robots lift posts in and out of cooling tanks.
The fuel looks a lot like feed-store rabbit food, and according to the Association of Pellet Fuel Industries, a ton of pellets has about the same heating value as a cord and a half of firewood.
Nowadays there is definitely more to a salad than just lettuce, tomatoes and cucumber, you can pretty much add anything to a salad - pasta, fruit, pulses, grains, meat, so it's not just all leaves or rabbit food.
This week we are appealing for puppy food, kitten food, robust dog toys and rabbit food.
Served in the kind of jar with lid that must be hard to clean, the "slaw" resembled rabbit food and was tasteless.
What you need to do is keep things interesting, so you don't feel that all you're doing is eating rabbit food every meal.
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