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hub·bard squash

 (hŭb′ərd)
n.
A type of large winter squash (Cucurbita maxima) having yellow to orange flesh and a thick rind that is usually dark green or gray.

[From the surname Hubbard.]
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Noun1.hubbard squash - any of several winter squash plants producing large greyish-green football-shaped fruit with a rough warty rindhubbard squash - any of several winter squash plants producing large greyish-green football-shaped fruit with a rough warty rind
hubbard squash - large football-shaped winter squash with a warty grey-green rind
Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita - type genus of the Cucurbitaceae
winter squash, winter squash plant - any of various plants of the species Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata producing squashes that have hard rinds and mature in the fall
2.hubbard squash - large football-shaped winter squash with a warty grey-green rind
winter squash - any of various fruits of the gourd family with thick rinds and edible yellow to orange flesh that mature in the fall and can be stored for several months
hubbard squash, Cucurbita maxima - any of several winter squash plants producing large greyish-green football-shaped fruit with a rough warty rind
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