cabbage palmetto


: a cabbage palm (Sabal palmetto) with fan-shaped leaves native to coastal southeastern U.S. and the Bahamas

Word History

First Known Use

1802, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cabbage palmetto was in 1802

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“Cabbage palmetto.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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