A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

KALE

Sun, 23 Oct '22
Dazzling
Wed, 12 Oct '22
Vegetable rich in vitamin K, appropriately
Sun, 26 Jun '22
Vegetable that's massaged before eating
Wed, 29 Dec '21
Cabbage kin
Tue, 28 Dec '21
Vegetable whose name is also slang for "money"
Thu, 17 Jun '21
Trendy ingredient in a healthy smoothie
Sat, 3 Apr '21
Nondairy source of calcium
Mon, 18 Jan '21
Curly-leafed cabbage