What does cabbage palm mean?

cabbage palm meaning in General Dictionary

low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern united states of america having delicious leaf buds

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  • Australian palm with leaf buds which are delicious when young
  • western Indian hand with leaf buds which can be delicious whenever young
  • Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whoever leaf buds are consumed like cabbage whenever young

Sentence Examples with the word cabbage palm

A closely-related species or variety (Euterpe edulis) is the well-known palmito or cabbage palm found over the greater part of Brazil, whose terminal phylophore is cooked and eaten as a vegetable.

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