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Synonyms for cabbage tree

Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

tree with shaggy unpleasant-smelling toxic bark and yielding strong durable wood

elegant tree having either a single trunk or a branching trunk each with terminal clusters of long narrow leaves and large panicles of fragrant white, yellow or red flowers

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Cocu added: "Henry is not playing as he has during other seasons.
Sweden gradually forced their way into the picture and might have gone ahead themselves on 56 minutes when, after Larsson had headed Jonson's cross back across goal, Jaap Stam failed to connect with his attempted clearance and Cocu had to hack Ibrahimovic's shot off the line.
In the cases of COCU and full communion, long-standing Special Committees recommended affirmative actions to the churchwide General Assembly.
Dick Advocaat's contract was not renewed and PSV legend Cocu, who had a previous spell as caretaker, has taken charge and will be out to prevent Ajax taking a fourth title in a row.
Cocu, who confirmed he is leaving the club, said: "This is amazing.
THE Dutch are always falling out with each other at the World Cup - but midfielder Phillip Cocu faces his biggest barney when he returns home from Germany.
Leading 2-0 from their home leg, Milan found themselves back on level terms after goals from Ji-Sung Park and Phillip Cocu.
The hosts got the goal which brought the aggregate scores level after 65 minutes ( Young-Pyo Lee crossing for Cocu to head into the net.
Up to that point, Milan had looked totally out of sorts and trailed to goals from Ji-Sung Park and Phillip Cocu, who added a third goal after Ambrosini's effort.
PSV have Dutch Euro 2004 skipper Phillip Cocu back in their ranks after he rejoined the club in the summer from Barcelona.
He is one of four Holland internationals - Phillip Cocu, Marc Overmars and Michael Reiziger are the others - who have been told they are surplus to requirements at the Nou Camp.
Eight minutes later, van Nistelrooy headed home his team's second after a formidable assist from Cocu.
Diving left to stop Phillip Cocu, then right to halt Ronald de Boer, Taffarel handed the world's most respected team a 4-2 victory on penalty kicks following an often stirring 1-1 draw.
Jarry wrote several sequels, including Ubu enchaine (1900; "Ubu Bound") and Ubu cocu (1944; "Ubu Cuckolded"), which were translated and published with Ubu roi as The Ubu Plays (1968).