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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The large yellow root of a certain plant used as food; A cruciferous plant with a thick bulbous edible yellow root.

Usage examples (35)
  • As for the rutabaga, that is more important than the coffee.
  • There was something about the vegetable named 'rutabaga' that always made me want to giggle.
  • The Yoopers add "rutabaga" which the Limeys I tell this to find to be a hilarious word for "swede."
  • Root crops such as rutabaga, radish, carrot and beet thrive in cool weather. for more
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