Definition of swamp cabbage in English:

swamp cabbage

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noun

  • The skunk cabbage of western North America (Lysichiton americanum), the leaves of which are sometimes used in cooking.
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    • Asparagus, barley, beans, carrot, celery, coriander, swamp cabbage, wheat and dozens of other common foods are worse than orange as sources of potassium.
    • It's become the usual party fare in Clewiston, along with roasted wild pig, curried goat, swamp cabbage, beans and rice, and grilled chicken for when the pig runs out.
    • People make their specialties, things like swamp cabbage, chowder, hush puppies, Laura's coconut cake, Brenda's Texas cake and Clarence's fish.

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