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{adj: cabbage-like} resembling cabbage



{adj: chopped, shredded, sliced} prepared by cutting
"sliced tomatoes"
"sliced ham"
"chopped clams"
"chopped meat"
"shredded cabbage"

{adj: conspecific} belonging to the same species
"cultivated cabbage and wild cabbage are conspecific"

{adj: headed} of leafy vegetables; having formed into a head
"headed cabbages"

{adj: hot} very popular or successful
"one of the hot young talents"
"cabbage patch dolls were hot last season"

{adj: mop-headed} (of trees) having a bushy top without a leader
"mop-headed cabbage palms"

{adj: popular} regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
"a popular tourist attraction"
"a popular girl"
"cabbage patch dolls are no longer popular"
<-> unpopular

{n: Brassica, genus Brassica} mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.

{n: Chinese cabbage, celery cabbage, Chinese celery} elongated head of crisp celery-like stalks and light green leaves

{n: Chinese cabbage, celery cabbage, napa, pe-tsai, Brassica rapa pekinensis} plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery; used as a vegetable in east Asia

{n: Crambe, genus Crambe} annual or perennial herbs with large leaves that resemble the leaves of cabbages

{n: Lysichiton, genus Lysichiton, Lysichitum, genus Lysichitum} skunk cabbage

{n: Pieridae, family Pieridae} cabbage butterflies; sulphur butterflies

{n: Symplocarpus, genus Symplocarpus} one species: skunk cabbage

{n: Virginia waterleaf, Shawnee salad, shawny, Indian salad, John's cabbage, Hydrophyllum virginianum} showy perennial herb with white flowers; leaves sometimes used as edible greens in southeastern United States

{n: ashcake, ash cake, corn tash} corn bread wrapped in cabbage leaves and baked in hot ashes (southern)

{n: bigos} a Polish stew of cabbage and meat

{n: boiled dinner, New England boiled dinner} corned beef simmered with onions and cabbage and usually other vegetables

{n: bok choy, bok choi, pakchoi, pak choi, Chinese white cabbage, Brassica rapa chinensis} Asiatic plant grown for its cluster of edible white stalks with dark green leaves

{n: boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum} informal terms for money

{n: brussels sprout, Brassica oleracea gemmifera} plant grown for its stout stalks of edible small green heads resembling diminutive cabbages

{n: brussels sprouts} the small edible cabbage-like buds growing along a stalk of the brussels sprout plant

{n: bubble and squeak} leftover cabbage and potatoes and meat fried together

{n: cabbage bark, cabbage-bark tree, cabbage tree, Andira inermis} tree with shaggy unpleasant-smelling toxic bark and yielding strong durable wood; bark and seeds used as a purgative and vermifuge and narcotic

{n: cabbage butterfly} white butterfly whose larvae (cabbageworms) feed on cabbage

{n: cabbage palm, Euterpe oleracea} Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whose leaf buds are eaten like cabbage when young

{n: cabbage palm, Roystonea oleracea} West Indian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

{n: cabbage palm, cabbage tree, Livistona australis} Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

{n: cabbage palmetto, cabbage palm, Sabal palmetto} low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern United States having edible leaf buds

{n: cabbage tree, grass tree, Cordyline australis} elegant tree having either a single trunk or a branching trunk each with terminal clusters of long narrow leaves and large panicles of fragrant white, yellow or red flowers; New Zealand

{n: cabbage, chou} any of various types of cabbage

{n: cabbage, cultivated cabbage, Brassica oleracea} any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers

{n: cabbageworm, Pieris rapae} toxic green larva of a cabbage butterfly

{n: clubroot fungus, Plasmodiophora brassicae} a fungus resembling slime mold that causes swellings or distortions of the roots of cabbages and related plants

{n: coleslaw, slaw} basically shredded cabbage

{n: cruciferous vegetable} a vegetable of the mustard family: especially mustard greens; various cabbages; broccoli; cauliflower; brussels sprouts

{n: gluten-free diet} diet prescribed to treat celiac disease; eliminates such foods as wheat and rye and oats and beans and cabbage and turnips and cucumbers that are rich in gluten

{n: head cabbage, head cabbage plant, Brassica oleracea capitata} any of various cultivated cabbage plants having a short thick stalk and large compact head of edible usually green leaves

{n: head cabbage} any of several varieties of cabbage having a large compact globular head; may be steamed or boiled or stir-fried or used raw in coleslaw

{n: kale, kail, cole, borecole, colewort, Brassica oleracea acephala} a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head

{n: kale, kail, cole} coarse curly-leafed cabbage

{n: kohlrabi, turnip cabbage} fleshy turnip-shaped edible stem of the kohlrabi plant

{n: large white, Pieris brassicae} Old World form of cabbage butterfly

{n: pervasiveness} the quality of filling or spreading throughout
"the pervasiveness of the odor of cabbage in tenement hallways"

{n: pistia, water lettuce, water cabbage, Pistia stratiotes, Pistia stratoites} pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge-shaped leaves; a widespread weed in rivers and lakes

{n: plot, plot of ground, patch} a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
"a bean plot"
"a cabbage patch"
"a briar patch"

{n: red cabbage} cabbage plant with a compact head of reddish purple leaves

{n: red cabbage} compact head of purplish-red leaves

{n: rutabaga, turnip cabbage, swede, Swedish turnip, rutabaga plant, Brassica napus napobrassica} a cruciferous plant with a thick bulbous edible yellow root

{n: sauerkraut} shredded cabbage fermented in brine

{n: savoy cabbage, savoy} head of soft crinkly leaves

{n: savoy cabbage} cabbage plant with a compact head of crinkled leaves

{n: skunk cabbage, Lysichiton americanum} clump-forming deciduous perennial swamp plant of western North America similar to Symplocarpus foetidus but having a yellow spathe

{n: skunk cabbage, polecat weed, foetid pothos, Symplocarpus foetidus} deciduous perennial low-growing fetid swamp plant of eastern North America having minute flowers enclosed in a mottled greenish or purple cowl-shaped spathe

{n: southern cabbage butterfly, Pieris protodice} common North American form of cabbage butterfly

{n: stuffed cabbage} parboiled head of cabbage scooped out and filled with a hash of chopped e.g. beef or ham and baked; served with tomato or cheese sauce

{n: wild cabbage, Brassica oleracea} wild original of cultivated cabbages; common in western coastal Europe

{v: pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift} make off with belongings of others


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