Meaning of BEET in English

BEET

(~s)

1.

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

...fields of sweet corn and ~.

N-UNCOUNT

see also sugar ~

2.

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

N-VAR: usu pl

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