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.
Q I CAME home from holiday to find a whole row of my beetroot had been gnawed around the tops.
THE sale of beetroot seeds is booming, making it one of our most popular vegetables.
SERVES 2 Prep: 10 minutes INGREDIENTS 225g (8oz) or one quarter of a red cabbage 225g (8oz) or about 1 large beetroot, trimmed, scrubbed 175g (6oz) raspberries 100g (4oz) blueberries 2 tea spoons runny honey or to taste METHOD 1 Cut the red cabbage and beetroot into pieces that will fit in your juicer chute, then press through an electric juicer.
British juice company James White Drinks has developed its first ever food product for its growing Beet It brand, with the launch of a unique Beet It Sport Pro-Elite bar, a winning combination of high nitrate beetroot with oats.
Salted and baked beetroot with Cothi Valley halloumi | Ingredients | 2 fresh beetroot | Halen Mon sea salt | Spiced pickling vinegar | 1 large pack Cothi Valley halloumi | Method Cut the leaves off the beetroot, but keep a small stem at the top.
Beetroot is high in nutrients such as folic acid, manganese, potassium and vitamin C, making it an excellent source of nutrients.
Apart from the fact it tastes delicious, I like beetroot, apple and chilli chutney for its vibrant and festive colour.
London, Apr 26 ( ANI ): Athletes who eat baked beetroot before a race run faster than their rivals, a new study has claimed.
Retro risotto, beetroot and goat's cheese Serves 4 Families are never flush in January, but swapping takeaways for home-cooked meals can make the pennies stretch further.
MARCO Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill's head chef, Peter Mills, keeps veggies and meat eaters happy with two classic mains - a rib eye steak served with a rich barnaise sauce and a fresh beetroot and goat's cheese salad with a walnut dressing.