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Parsnip vs. Radish

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Parsnipnoun

A biennial plant, Pastinaca sativa, related to the carrot.

Radishnoun

A plant of the Brassicaceae family, Raphanus sativus or Raphanus raphanistrum subsp. sativus, having an edible root.

Parsnipnoun

The root of the parsnip, when used as a vegetable.

Radishnoun

The root of this plant used as food. Some varieties are pungent and usually eaten raw in salads, etc., while others have a milder taste and are cooked.

Parsnipnoun

The aromatic and edible spindle-shaped root of the cultivated form of the Pastinaca sativa, a biennial umbelliferous plant which is very poisonous in its wild state; also, the plant itself.

Radishnoun

With a distinguishing word: some other plant of the Raphanus genus or Brassicaceae family.

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Parsnipnoun

the whitish root of cultivated parsnip

Radishnoun

The pungent fleshy root of a well-known cruciferous plant (Raphanus sativus); also, the whole plant.

Parsnipnoun

a strong-scented plant cultivated for its edible root

Radishnoun

pungent fleshy edible root

Parsnipnoun

whitish edible root; eaten cooked

Radishnoun

pungent edible root of any of various cultivated radish plants

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Parsnipnoun

a long tapering cream-coloured root vegetable with a sweet flavour

‘roasted parsnips’; ‘a puree of celeriac and parsnip’; ‘parsnip wine’;

Radishnoun

Eurasian plant widely cultivated for its edible pungent root usually eaten raw

Parsnipnoun

the Eurasian plant of the parsley family which yields parsnips.

Radishnoun

a swollen pungent-tasting edible root, especially a variety which is small, spherical, and red, and eaten raw with salad.

Parsnip

The parsnip (Pastinaca sativa) is a root vegetable closely related to carrot and parsley, all belonging to the flowering plant family Apiaceae. It is a biennial plant usually grown as an annual.

Radishnoun

the plant of the cabbage family which yields the radish.

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Radish

The radish (Raphanus raphanistrum subsp. sativus) is an edible root vegetable of the family Brassicaceae that was domesticated in Asia prior to Roman times.

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