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2 definitions found
 for Chinese cabbage
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  napa \napa\ n.
     A plant ({Brassica rapa pekinensis) with an elongated
     celerylike head of broadstalked leaves used as a vegetable in
     east Asia; called also Chinese cabbage.
     Syn: Chinese cabbage, celery cabbage, pe-tsai, Brassica
          rapa pekinensis.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Chinese cabbage
      n 1: plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves
           resembling celery; used as a vegetable in east Asia [syn:
           Chinese cabbage, celery cabbage, napa, pe-tsai,
           Brassica rapa pekinensis]
      2: elongated head of crisp celery-like stalks and light green
         leaves [syn: Chinese cabbage, celery cabbage, Chinese

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