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spaghetti squash
Cucurbita pepo

spaghetti squash

n.
A variety of winter squash (Cucurbita pepo) having a pale yellow rind and stringy flesh that when cooked forms strands resembling spaghetti.
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spaghet′ti squash`


n.
a variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo, whose flesh forms spaghettilike strands when cooked.
[1965–70]
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Noun1.spaghetti squash - squash plant bearing oval fruit with smooth yellowish skin and tender stranded flesh resembling spaghetti
spaghetti squash - medium-sized oval squash with flesh in the form of strings that resemble spaghetti
Cucurbita pepo melopepo, summer squash, summer squash vine - any of various usually bushy plants producing fruit that is eaten while immature and before the rind or seeds harden
2.spaghetti squash - medium-sized oval squash with flesh in the form of strings that resemble spaghetti
summer squash - any of various fruits of the gourd family that mature during the summer; eaten while immature and before seeds and rind harden
spaghetti squash - squash plant bearing oval fruit with smooth yellowish skin and tender stranded flesh resembling spaghetti
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Put your vegetable spaghetti into a bowl and add the lemon juice and olive oil.
SAVE: 50p | |Balanced For You Courgetti & Vegetable Spaghetti with Steak Bolognaise (400g and 228 calories) and Pomegranate Chicken & Supergrain Pilaf (360g and 454 calories), Marks & Spencer.
Balanced For You Courgetti& Vegetable Spaghetti with Steak Bolognaise (400g and 228 calories) and Pomegranate Chicken & Supergrain Pilaf (360g and 454 calories), Marks & Spencer.
Spiralizer food preparation appliances that produce vegetable spaghetti were also notably a key trend in 2015, as were green drinks or smoothies for breakfast.
GADGETof theWEEK Vegetable spirali, PS25.99, Lakeland Love Sunday sub editor Mel says, 'This may seem like a bulky piece of equipment, but it's definitely worth the worktop space if you're a fan of uber cool vegetable spaghetti. I bought this to make courgetti (thin spaghetti-like strips of courgette) to have with bolognese, but you can spiralise pretty much anything: carrots for a fancy salad, or cabbage for coleslaw, to name a couple.
"Vegetable spaghetti" looks like a pale, yellow marrow and is just as easy to grow.