beetroot


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beet·root

 (bēt′ro͞ot′, -ro͝ot′)
n. Chiefly British
The edible root of the beet.

beetroot

(ˈbiːtˌruːt)
n
1. (Plants) a variety of the beet plant, Beta vulgaris, that has a bulbous dark red root that may be eaten as a vegetable, in salads, or pickled
2. (Plants) the root of this plant
US name: red beet
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beetroot - beet having a massively swollen red rootbeetroot - beet having a massively swollen red root; widely grown for human consumption
beet, beetroot - round red root vegetable
beet green - young leaves of the beetroot
beet, Beta vulgaris, common beet - biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root; widely cultivated as a food crop
2.beetroot - round red root vegetablebeetroot - round red root vegetable    
root vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubers
sugar beet - white-rooted beet grown as a source of sugar
mangel-wurzel - cultivated as feed for livestock
beetroot, Beta vulgaris rubra - beet having a massively swollen red root; widely grown for human consumption
Translations
červená řepa
rødbede
punajuuripunajuurikas
cikla
ビートルート
비트 뿌리
pesa
rödbeta
หัวบีตรูต
củ cải đường

beetroot

[ˈbiːtruːt] N (Brit) → remolacha f, betabel m (Mex), betarraga f (Chile, Bol)

beetroot

[ˈbiːtruːt] n (British)betterave fbeet sugar nsucre m de betterave

beetroot

[ˈbiːtˌruːt] n (Brit) → barbabietola

beetroot

بَنْجَر červená řepa rødbede Rote Beete παντζάρι remolacha punajuuri betterave cikla barbabietola rossa ビートルート 비트 뿌리 rode biet rødbete burak (ćwikłowy) beterraba свекла rödbeta หัวบีตรูต pancar củ cải đường 甜菜根
References in classic literature ?
Elton was still talking, still engaged in some interesting detail; and Emma experienced some disappointment when she found that he was only giving his fair companion an account of the yesterday's party at his friend Cole's, and that she was come in herself for the Stilton cheese, the north Wiltshire, the butter, the cellery, the beetroot, and all the dessert.
he gasped, with a face of beetroot, while Lord John and I smiled in sympathy and Summerlee, like a dyspeptic goat, wagged his head in sardonic disagreement.
by Times News ServiceGrate the beetroot and have it as your salad.
BEETROOT helps muscles recover after intense exercise, according to new research by the University of Northumbria.
drink beetroot juice BEETROOT helps muscles recover after intense exercise, according to new research by the university of northumbria.
You readybut fresh beetroots unbeetable beets with ro still attac trim them 30-40 mi off easily cooled) into this can always buy ready-cooked beetroot, but freshly cooked British are pretty unbeetable
net Venison carpaccio with roasted beetroot and horseradish creme fraiche Method Preheat the oven to 180oC/350oF/ Gas 5.
People have been eating beetroot for its health properties since the Middle Ages.
The flesh is sweet, and yielding but firm -- cutting beetroot is very satisfying.
ROB SIMPSON AT THE CLOVE CLUB: BEETROOT DAIQUIRI Ingredients: 50ml Captain Morgan White Rum (PS15.
2 To prepare beetroot, put it in a pot with the vinegar, sugar and water.
Boil the beetroot in slightly salted water for one and a half hours, until the centre is soft.