Meaning of BEET in English

BEET

transcription, транскрипция: [ bi:t ]

( beets)

1.

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

...fields of sweet corn and beet.

N-UNCOUNT

see also sugar beet

2.

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

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