from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of certain Old World annual plants of the genus Crambe in the mustard family, cultivated for their seeds, which yield a useful oil similar to rape oil.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Cabbage.
- n. A genus of cruciferous plants, of which there are several species in Europe and western Asia.
- n. Same as crambo.
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- n. annual or perennial herbs with large leaves that resemble the leaves of cabbages
Latin crambē, cabbage, from Greek krambē.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)