Adjective "Fiddlehead" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Fiddlehead


    Definition:

    1. Nautical. a billethead having a form similar to the volute carved at the upper end of a violin.

    2. the young, coiled frond of various species of ferns, eaten as a vegetable.

    Examples:

    "ferns can be fiddlehead."

    "bisques can be fiddlehead."