Borscht



any of various eastern European soups made with beets, cabbage, potatoes, or other vegetables and served hot or chilled, often with sour cream.
Contemporary Examples

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Moving In With Mom, Dad and God Marisa Meltzer October 26, 2009

Historical Examples

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Anything You Can Do … Gordon Randall Garrett

noun
a Russian and Polish soup based on beetroot
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