Swedish turnip
Swedish Swed"ish, a. [Cf. G. schwedisch, Sw. svensk.] Of or pertaining to Sweden or its inhabitants. [1913 Webster]

{Swedish turnip}. (Bot.) See under {Turnip}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
, (Brassica campestris)


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  • Swedish turnip — Turnip Tur nip, n. [OE. turnep; probably fr. turn, or F. tour a turn, turning lathe + OE. nepe a turnip, AS. n[=ae]pe, L. napus. Cf. {Turn},v. t., {Navew}.] (Bot.) The edible, fleshy, roundish, or somewhat conical, root of a cruciferous plant… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swedish turnip — n. Chiefly Brit. RUTABAGA …   English World dictionary

  • Swedish turnip — noun a cruciferous plant with a thick bulbous edible yellow root • Syn: ↑rutabaga, ↑turnip cabbage, ↑swede, ↑rutabaga plant, ↑Brassica napus napobrassica • Hypernyms: ↑turnip plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • swedish turnip — noun the large yellow root of a rutabaga plant used as food • Syn: ↑rutabaga, ↑swede, ↑yellow turnip • Hypernyms: ↑turnip • Part Holonyms: ↑rutabaga, ↑turnip cabbage, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Swedish turnip — griežtis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dvimetis bastutinių (Brassicaceae) šeimos augalas. Pirmais metais išauga lapų skrotelė ir mėsinga šaknis (šakniavaisis), o antrais – žydintis stiebas. Auginami pašarui. Rūgščiose lengvose… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • Swedish turnip — paprastasis griežtis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis kultūrinis augalas (Brassica napus var. napobrassica). atitikmenys: lot. Brassica napus var. napobrassica angl. rutabaga; swede; Swedish turnip vok. Kohlrübe; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Swedish turnip — rutabaga. [1800 10; so called because introduced into Great Britain from Sweden] * * * …   Universalium

  • swedish turnip — Ruta baga, Swede (Brassica campestris) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Turnip — Tur nip, n. [OE. turnep; probably fr. turn, or F. tour a turn, turning lathe + OE. nepe a turnip, AS. n[=ae]pe, L. napus. Cf. {Turn},v. t., {Navew}.] (Bot.) The edible, fleshy, roundish, or somewhat conical, root of a cruciferous plant ({Brassica …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Turnip flea — Turnip Tur nip, n. [OE. turnep; probably fr. turn, or F. tour a turn, turning lathe + OE. nepe a turnip, AS. n[=ae]pe, L. napus. Cf. {Turn},v. t., {Navew}.] (Bot.) The edible, fleshy, roundish, or somewhat conical, root of a cruciferous plant… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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