Meaning of BEET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ bi:t ]
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. 2006