Chinese cabbageChinese cabbage
any of several vegetables (Brassica pekinensis and B. chinensis) of the crucifer family, having long, narrow leaves in loose, cylindrical heads and tasting somewhat like cabbage
(usually uncountable, plural Chinese cabbages)
- Any East Asian leafy vegetable related to the Western cabbage, especially varieties of Brassica rapa.
- Bok choy.
- Napa cabbage.