new potato
noun Date: 1765 a small moist tender thin-skinned potato harvested early in the growing season

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  • new potato — UK US noun [countable] [singular new potato plural new potatoes] a small potato taken from the ground early in the year Thesaurus: vegetableshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • new potato — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms new potato : singular new potato plural new potatoes a small potato taken from the ground early in the year …   English dictionary

  • new potato — new po tato plural new potatoes n a small potato that is taken from the ground early, and that has a very good taste …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • new potato — new po tato noun count a small potato taken from the ground early in the year …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • new potato — noun (C) a potato from one of the first crops of a year …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • new potato — noun One of the earliest potatoes of a new crop …   Wiktionary

  • Potato — Irish potato redirects here. For the confectionery, see Irish potato candy. For other uses, see Potato (disambiguation). Potato …   Wikipedia

  • Potato — Po*ta to, n.; pl. {Potatoes}. [Sp. patata potato, batata sweet potato, from the native American name (probably batata) in Hayti.] (Bot.) (a) A plant ({Solanum tuberosum}) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Potato beetle — Potato Po*ta to, n.; pl. {Potatoes}. [Sp. patata potato, batata sweet potato, from the native American name (probably batata) in Hayti.] (Bot.) (a) A plant ({Solanum tuberosum}) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Potato bug — Potato Po*ta to, n.; pl. {Potatoes}. [Sp. patata potato, batata sweet potato, from the native American name (probably batata) in Hayti.] (Bot.) (a) A plant ({Solanum tuberosum}) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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