- The species Brassica oleracea includes the vegetable crops cauliflower, cabbage, calabrese, and Brussels sprouts.
- The Italian connection is maintained in the name of the vegetable calabrese, which refers to the Italian province of Calabria.
- One of those is his calabrese and what he doesn't exhibit he sells to the Beggars' Arms for goodly sums.
1930s: from Italian, literally 'Calabrian'.
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