Cabbage head

the compact head formed by the leaves of a cabbage; - contemptuously or humorously, and colloquially, a very stupid and silly person; a numskull.

See also: Cabbage

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Place a cabbage head in the water and cook about 5 minutes until you remove outer leaves easily.
Cabbage and head lettuce are harvested before the cabbage head splits or the head lettuce bolts into seed.
Using of RLSD test for each trait means comparison showed significant decreasing in cabbage head weight as Ni in soil increased from 0.
A beautiful dense cabbage head in a classic terracotta pot is just as attractive as the non-edible ornamental sorts.
Neither an automobile on fire nor the collision of two others in a pair of 1969 images [A Car Is Nothing but a Thing and Smash-Up) is discordant with a frankly erotic 1976 study of a cabbage head.
Something has to give because all the demands on my time are taking their toll: I don't want to keep turning up and playing like a cabbage head, as I did against Adrian, because people pay good money to come and watch me and they deserve better than that.
Place cabbage head in large pot of boiling water for about 10-15 minutes to soften leaves.
Within 10-12 weeks, a cabbage head will be ready for harvesting.
The Cabbage head champions Folly Lane on goal difference - but with four games in hand.
forth, a cabbage head in my hand: "My dear people, most excellent
The loose leaf varieties such as Red Salad Bowl, Lollo Ross and Bijou are tolerant of hot weather and seem to do better at this time of year than the cabbage head types which can annoyingly run to seed.
ADRIENNE SAYS: When you cut the cabbage head, leave the stalk in the ground, and cut a shallow cross aboutin deep on the top of the stalk.