turnip: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (tûr'nip), [key]
- the thick, fleshy, edible root of either of two plants of the mustard family, the white-fleshed Brassica rapa rapifera or the yellow-fleshed rutabaga.
- the plant itself.
- the root of this plant used as a vegetable.
- turnip (Thesaurus)