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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Brinjal (Solanum melongena L.) is an important solanaceous vegetable crop in Southeast Asia (Kantharajha and Golegaonkar, 2004; Thapa, 2010).
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.
It an important solanaceous vegetable crop in sub-tropics and tropics.