Meaning of BEET in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ bi:t ]

( beets)


Beet is a crop with a thick round root. It is often used to feed animals, especially cows.

...fields of sweet corn and beet.


see also sugar beet


Beets are dark red roots that are eaten as a vegetable. They are often preserved in vinegar. ( AM; in BRIT, use beetroot )

N-VAR : usu pl

Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне.