Fiddlehead meaning

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The coiled tip of a young fern of any of certain species, often cooked and eaten as a vegetable; crosier.
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A curved, scroll-like ornamentation at the top of a ship's bow that resembles the neck of a violin.
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The young, coiled, edible frond of any of various ferns.
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A carved decoration on a ship's bow, curved like the scroll of a violin head.
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The scroll-shaped decoration at the tip of a fiddle.
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The furled fronds of a young fern harvested for food consumption.
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Origin of fiddlehead