Hubbard squash
noun Etymology: probably from the name Hubbard Date: 1868 an often large variably green squash of any of several cultivars of a winter squash (Cucurbita maxima) — called also Hubbard

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  • Hubbard squash — ☆ Hubbard squash [hub′ərd ] n. a hard winter squash with a green or yellow rind and firm, yellow flesh …   English World dictionary

  • Hubbard squash — didysis moliūgas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moliūginių šeimos daržovinis, maistinis, vaistinis augalas (Cucurbita maxima), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje, kitur – auginamas. Naudojamas žaislams gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Cucurbita maxima;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • hubbard squash — noun 1. any of several winter squash plants producing large greyish green football shaped fruit with a rough warty rind • Syn: ↑Cucurbita maxima • Hypernyms: ↑winter squash, ↑winter squash plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Cucurbita, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hubbard squash — a variety of winter squash having a green or yellow skin and yellow flesh. [1865 70, Amer.; after the surname Hubbard] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hubbard squash — /hʌbəd ˈskwɒʃ/ (say hubuhd skwosh) noun US a variety of pumpkin, Cucurbita maxima, with skin dark green to partially yellow, originating in temperate South America. {origin uncertain; perhaps named after the original grower in the US (1850s) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hubbard — may refer to:Places;United States *Hubbard, Iowa *Hubbard, Nebraska *Hubbard, Ohio *Hubbard, Oregon *Hubbard, Texas *Hubbard, Dodge County, Wisconsin *Hubbard, Rusk County, Wisconsin *Hubbard County, Minnesota *Hubbard Lake, Michigan, several… …   Wikipedia

  • Squash (plant) — For other uses, see Squash. Yellow squash Summer squash Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz) Energy 69  …   Wikipedia

  • squash — 1. verb 1) the fruit got squashed Syn: crush, squeeze, flatten, compress, press, smash, distort, pound, trample, stamp on; pulp, mash, cream, liquidize, beat, pulverize; informal squish, squoosh …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • squash — didysis moliūgas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moliūginių šeimos daržovinis, maistinis, vaistinis augalas (Cucurbita maxima), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje, kitur – auginamas. Naudojamas žaislams gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Cucurbita maxima;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • squash — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. crush, mash, squeeze, flatten; squelch; informal, suppress, silence. See destruction. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A vegetable]. Varieties of squash include: winter, Hubbard, butternut, pumpkin, turban,… …   English dictionary for students

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