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large white

Also called cabbage white. a large white butterfly, Pieris brassicae, with scanty black markings, the larvae of which feed on brassica leaves
(often capitals) a white large-bodied breed of pig commonly kept for pork, bacon, and for fattening
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  • The nape and back of the head are black, but the forehead is marked by a large white spot.

    The Black Moose in Pennsylvania Henry W. Shoemaker
  • There were two large white eggs, and Peter lifted them up and reflected.

    Peter and Wendy James Matthew Barrie
  • And round the edges were clumps of large white and purple irises.

    Kashmir Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
  • Maggie had stood on the hearthrug, in her large white apron, crying.

  • The young lady looked very pretty in a crisp pink and white dimity frock and a large white hat with pink roses.

    Stories That End Well Octave Thanet
  • You will see in your dream a pipe, a smoking-sack, and a large white feather.

    The Indian Fairy Book Cornelius Mathews

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