solanaceous vegetable


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Noun1.solanaceous vegetable - any of several fruits of plants of the family Solanaceaesolanaceous vegetable - any of several fruits of plants of the family Solanaceae; especially of the genera Solanum, Capsicum, and Lycopersicon
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
eggplant, mad apple, aubergine - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
pepper - sweet and hot varieties of fruits of plants of the genus Capsicum
tomato - mildly acid red or yellow pulpy fruit eaten as a vegetable
husk tomato, Mexican husk tomato, tomatillo - small edible yellow to purple tomato-like fruit enclosed in a bladderlike husk
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The potato psyllid, Bactericera cockerelli Sulk (Hemiptera: Triozidae), also known as the tomato psyllid, is an insect pest on many important solanaceous vegetable crops grown in California.
Brinjal is an important solanaceous vegetable, which holds coveted position among the different vegetables.
The pest is reported to cause damage to other solanaceous vegetables, including eggplant (Solanum melongena L.