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"cabbage" in British English

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cabbagenoun

uk   /ˈkæb.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˈkæb.ɪdʒ/
B1 [C or U] a ​large, round ​vegetable with ​largegreen, ​white, or ​purpleleaves that can be ​eatencooked or ​uncooked: a ​savoy cabbage red/​white cabbage
[C] UK offensive a ​person who has ​lost all ​theirpowers of ​thought or ​speech, usually as the ​result of a ​seriousaccident or ​illness

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(Definition of cabbage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cabbage" in American English

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cabbagenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈkæb·ɪdʒ/
a ​large, round ​vegetable that is ​green or ​red and can be ​eatencooked or ​raw: [C] Cabbages with a ​darkcolor are good for you. [U] We had ​cornedbeef and cabbage.
(Definition of cabbage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cabbage”
in Korean 배추…
in Arabic كُرُنْب, مَلْفوف…
in Malaysian kobis…
in French chou…
in Russian капуста…
in Chinese (Traditional) 捲心菜, 洋白菜, 甘藍…
in Italian cavolo…
in Turkish lahana…
in Polish kapusta…
in Spanish repollo…
in Vietnamese cải bắp…
in Portuguese repolho…
in Thai ผักจำพวกกะหล่ำปลี…
in German der Kohl…
in Catalan col…
in Japanese キャベツ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卷心菜, 洋白菜, 甘蓝…
in Indonesian kol…
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