cabbage yellows

noun plural but singular in construction

Definition of cabbage yellows

: a destructive disease of cabbage caused by a fungus (Fusarium conglutinans) and characterized by yellowing and dwarfing

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First Known Use of cabbage yellows

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Cabbage yellows.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabbage%20yellows. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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