any large white butterfly of the genus Pieris, esp the Eurasian species P. brassicae, the larvae of which feed on the leaves of cabbages and related vegetables: family Pieridae
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- cabbage palm,
- cabbage palmetto,
- cabbage root fly,
- cabbage rose,
- cabbage tree,
- cabbage-tree hat,
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Occasionally a tortoise-shell or cabbage-white butterfly would flutter by.Kashmir|Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
We have communicated to America the house-fly and the Hessian fly, the "cabbage-white," the small pox, and the cholera.