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What’s the name of the food causing a minor crisis in South Korea?
Koreans eat it with almost every meal. When the country’s first astronauts went into space, portions of this food went with them. Each year, South Koreans consume more than two million tons of it. Now, because of abnormal fall weather, there is a shortage, driving the country into crisis. The food is called kimchi, or gimchi, kimchee, or kim chee. It is a fermented, spicy …
Origin of cabbage moth
First recorded in 1840–50
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a common brownish noctuid moth, Mamestra brassicae, the larva of which is destructive of cabbages and other plants
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