cabbage butterfly

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cabbage butterfly

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Definition of CABBAGE BUTTERFLY

:  any of several largely white butterflies (family Pieridae) whose green larvae are cabbage worms; especially :  a small cosmopolitan butterfly (Pieris rapae syn. Artogeia rapae) that is a pest on cabbage —called also cabbage white

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First Known Use of CABBAGE BUTTERFLY

1781

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