Definitions for cabbage palm
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of several palms, esp. those of the genus Euterpe, having terminal leaf buds eaten as a vegetable or in salads.
Origin of cabbage palm:
cabbage palmetto, cabbage palm, Sabal palmetto(noun)
low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern United States having edible leaf buds
cabbage palm, Roystonea oleracea(noun)
West Indian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young
cabbage palm, cabbage tree, Livistona australis(noun)
Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young
cabbage palm, Euterpe oleracea(noun)
Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whose leaf buds are eaten like cabbage when young
A common name for several different types of palms and palm-like plants.
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