spaghetti squash
noun Date: 1975 an oval winter squash (Cucurbita pepo) with flesh that once cooked is similar in texture to spaghetti

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  • Spaghetti squash — The spaghetti squash ( Cucurbita pepo ) (also called vegetable spaghetti, noodle squash, Spaghetti Marrow (in the UK) , squaghetti or Sharkfin Melon 鱼翅瓜 to Chinese) is an oblong seed bearing variety of winter squash. The fruit can range either… …   Wikipedia

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  • spaghetti squash — noun 1. squash plant bearing oval fruit with smooth yellowish skin and tender stranded flesh resembling spaghetti • Hypernyms: ↑summer squash, ↑summer squash vine, ↑Cucurbita pepo melopepo 2. medium sized oval squash with flesh in the form of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • spaghetti squash — spaghet′ti squash n. bot (boi pln) a variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo, whose flesh forms spaghettilike strands when cooked • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • spaghetti squash — a variety of a widely cultivated squash, Cucurbita pepo, having edible flesh in the form of spaghettilike strands. * * * …   Universalium

  • spaghetti squash — noun An oblong seed bearing variety of …   Wiktionary

  • Spaghetti — is a long, thin, cylindrical pasta of Italian origin. [spaghetti. Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Random House, Inc. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/spaghetti (accessed: June 03, 2008).] A variety of pasta dishes are… …   Wikipedia

  • Spaghetti (disambiguation) — Spaghetti may refer to:* Spaghetti, a long thin form of pasta * Spaghetti (film), a 1916 film starring Oliver Hardy * Spaghetti tree, a famous BBC 1957 parody stating spaghetti grew on trees * Spaghetti squash * Spaghetti code, a term used to… …   Wikipedia

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