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pe-tsai

[bey-tsahy] /ˈbeɪˈtsaɪ/
noun
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; < Chinese (Wade-Giles) pai2ts'ai4, (pinyin) báicái (literary bócài) literally, white vegetable; cf. bok choy
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