root vegetable

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Noun1.root vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubersroot vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubers
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
Irish potato, murphy, potato, spud, tater, white potato - an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland
yam - edible tuberous root of various yam plants of the genus Dioscorea grown in the tropics world-wide for food
sweet potato - the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States
sunchoke, Jerusalem artichoke - sunflower tuber eaten raw or boiled or sliced thin and fried as Saratoga chips
beet, beetroot - round red root vegetable
carrot - orange root; important source of carotene
celeriac, celery root - thickened edible aromatic root of a variety of celery plant
salsify - either of two long roots eaten cooked
parsnip - whitish edible root; eaten cooked
radish - pungent fleshy edible root
turnip - root of any of several members of the mustard family
edda, taro root, cocoyam, dasheen, taro - tropical starchy tuberous root
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Yes, my fellow seasonal cooks, root vegetable season is heading our way.
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Finest* Root Vegetable Crisps, PS1.59 for 100g, Tesco There''s a hefty number of beetroot flavoured crisps here, which are the tastiest of the bunch, and a nice non-greasy aftertaste.
Then, after visiting the dentist you have an uninspiring bowl of root vegetable soup (your teeth hurt), before taking your dog out for a walk, during which you trip over a tree root and break your ankle.
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UPTON - Culinary students at Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School have began cultivating a root vegetable garden in two plots at the Upton Community Gardens on Mechanic Street.
Roast Winter Root Vegetable Puree -Beacon's carefully selected winter root vegetables are pureed and mixed with rich and creamy Welsh Cadog butter and a blend of herbs and spices to make the most delicious Christmas sandwich of turkey and bacon.
(Note that most of the main dishes rely on tofu or seitan.) You can serve these entrees with great sides ranging from Baby Carrots with Horseradish and Curry to Roasted Root Vegetable Mash, from Curry Coconut Rice to Sauteed Baby Bok Choy with Pine Nuts.