Definition of calabrese in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkaləbriːs/
Pronunciation: /ˌkaləˈbriːs/
Pronunciation: /ˌkaləˈbreɪsi/


See broccoli.
Example sentences
  • 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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Line breaks: cala|brese

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