napa apa 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]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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