cabbage lettuce


any of several varieties of lettuce that have roundish flattened heads resembling cabbages

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Examples from the Web for cabbage lettuce

Historical Examples of cabbage lettuce

  • It is very early and delicate, and may be planted almost as close together as a crop of cabbage-lettuce.

  • Put into a salad-bowl the small white leaves of a head of cabbage-lettuce; add the fish; pour over them a mayonnaise.

    Fifty Salads

    Thomas Jefferson Murrey