a brassicaceous plant, Brassica napobrassica, having a yellow- or white-fleshed, edible tuber.
the edible tuber, a variety of turnip.
(US & Canadian) a Eurasian plant, Brassica napus (or B. napobrassica), cultivated for its bulbous edible root, which is used as a vegetable and as cattle fodder: family Brassicaceae (crucifers)
the root of this plant
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noun 1. Ruth (Fulton) 1887–1948, U.S. writer and anthropologist. 2. Saint, a.d. 480?–543? Italian monk: founded Benedictine order. 3. Stanley Rossiter [ros-i-ter] /ˈrɒs ɪ tər/ (Show IPA), 1884–1936, U.S. biochemist. 4. a male given name: from a Latin word meaning “blessed.”. noun 1. Saint. ?480–?547 ad, Italian monk: founded the Benedictine order at Monte Cassino […]
noun 1. a former province in E Czechoslovakia. noun 1. a region of E Europe on the south side of the Carpathian Mountains: belonged to Hungary from the 14th century, to Czechoslovakia from 1918 to 1939, and was ceded to the former Soviet Union in 1945; in 1991 it became part of the newly independent […]