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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Whitish edible root; A strong-scented plant cultivated for its edible root.

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  • Hahahaha, I really can't stop laughing when I type the word parsnip now!
  • One thing I noted with the parsnip, is that it starts going brown on the outside before Christmas.
  • And all this in the middle of winter, for the parsnip is the winter root par excellence.
  • So I've decided to allow one parsnip, which is a biennial, to go to seed this year, just so I can observe its natural cycle. for more
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