noun. erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender.
1. Noun, singular or mass Perhaps the best trait of leaf lettuce, spinach, chard and arugula is that you can harvest a little or a lot. 2. Adjective The French menu highlights dishes like pork belly with spicy brown apples, fried eggs with truffled mushroom hash and baked aged goat cheese with arugula salad. 3. Verb, base form According to the book “Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects,” parsley, cilantro and arugula all contain antioxidants that help fight free radicals in our bodies.