turnip


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Synonyms for turnip

widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow root

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The poor man thought he would try to better himself; so, pulling off his red coat, he became a gardener, and dug his ground well, and sowed turnips.
When the seed came up, there was one plant bigger than all the rest; and it kept getting larger and larger, and seemed as if it would never cease growing; so that it might have been called the prince of turnips for there never was such a one seen before, and never will again.
Twas hasty puddin', as ye say," said her husband, "and hurry-up turnips and get-a-move-on-ye coffee.
Key words: Turnip (Brassica rapa L), Organic manures (FYM, PM, GM, PrM, SS), Inorganic fertilizers (NPK), Growth parameters, Yield.
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Peel and cut 8-10 turnip roots in large cubes and boil in water for 10-15 minutes.
Prepare a fertile soil rich in organic matter, and then, as soon as the ground can be worked, sow turnip seed directly in the garden in rows 12 inches apart.
The ECHO has teamed up with Dogs Trust Merseyside to help find a new home for Turnip and the other dogs like him.
Despite all this great news, outside of pockets of regional turnip lovers, most Americans don't turn to the turnip very often.
Davina Taylor: Black bin bags, a turnip |and hats with "witch's hair" attached.
Picture the scene - tarsier boy, holding a flickering turnip, backed up by a group of lads mumbling something about the sky being blue and the grass being green .
Trim greens from turnips, discard any discolored leaves, and trim tough sterns.
Kohlrabi has a flavor like a mild turnip with just a hint of apple.
LAHORE -- The Punjab Seed Council (PSC) approved 39 new verities of different crops for cultivation including 15 Bt cotton, 6 rice, 2 wheat, 1 sugarcane, 2 gram, 3 citrus, 4 peach, 3 flowers and 1 variety of each potato, tomato and turnip.
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