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cabbage
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
1. An esculent vegetable of many varieties, derived from the wild Brassica oleracea of Europe. The common cabbage has a compact head of leaves. The cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, etc., are sometimes classed as cabbages.
2. The cabbage palmetto. See below.
3. Cloth or clippings cabbaged or purloined by one who cuts out garments.
4. The terminal bud of certain palm trees, used, like, cabbage, for food. See tree, below.
5. A genus of plants embracing several species and varieties differing much in appearance and qualities: such as the common cabbage ( B. oleracea), broccoli, cauliflowers, etc.; the wild turnip ( B. campestris); the common turnip ( B. rapa); the rape or coleseed ( B. napus), etc.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To form a head like that the cabbage; as, to make lettuce cabbage.
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