Definitions for cabbage palm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cabbage palm

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cab′bage palm`(n.)

  1. any of several palms, esp. those of the genus Euterpe, having terminal leaf buds eaten as a vegetable or in salads.

    Category: Plants

Origin of cabbage palm:

1765–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cabbage palmetto, cabbage palm, Sabal palmetto(noun)

    low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern United States having edible leaf buds

  2. cabbage palm, Roystonea oleracea(noun)

    West Indian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

  3. cabbage palm, cabbage tree, Livistona australis(noun)

    Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

  4. cabbage palm, Euterpe oleracea(noun)

    Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whose leaf buds are eaten like cabbage when young

Wiktionary

  1. cabbage palm(Noun)

    A common name for several different types of palms and palm-like plants.

Translation

Find a translation for the cabbage palm definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these cabbage palm definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"cabbage palm." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 1 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/cabbage palm>.

Are we missing a good definition for cabbage palm?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for cabbage palm: