HyperDic: summer_squash

English > 2 senses of the expression summer squash:
NOUNplantsummer squash, summer squash vine, Cucurbita pepo melopepoany of various usually bushy plants producing fruit that is eaten while immature and before the rind or seeds harden
foodsummer squashany of various fruits of the gourd family that mature during the summer
English > summer squash: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of various usually bushy plants producing fruit that is eaten while immature and before the rind or seeds harden.
Synonymssummer squash vine, Cucurbita pepo melopepo
Member ofCucurbita, genus Cucurbitatype genus of the Cucurbitaceae
Partssummer squashAny of various fruits of the gourd family that mature during the summer
Narrowercymling, pattypan squashsquash plant having flattened round fruit with a scalloped edge
marrow, marrow squash, vegetable marrowAny of various squash plants grown for their elongated fruit with smooth dark green skin and whitish flesh
spaghetti squashsquash plant bearing oval fruit with smooth yellowish skin and tender stranded flesh resembling spaghetti
yellow squashAny of various squash plants grown for their yellow fruits with somewhat elongated necks
Broadersquash, squash vineAny of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
English > summer squash: 2 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningAny of various fruits of the gourd family that mature during the summer; eaten while immature and before seeds and rind harden.
Part ofsummer squash, summer squash vine, Cucurbita pepo melopepoAny of various usually bushy plants producing fruit that is eaten while immature and before the rind or seeds harden
Narrowercocozellesquash resembling zucchini
marrow, vegetable marrowlarge elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins
pattypan squashround greenish-white squash having one face flattened with a scalloped edge
spaghetti squashmedium-sized oval squash with flesh in the form of strings that resemble spaghetti
yellow squashsquash having yellow skin and yellowish flesh and usually elongated neck
zucchini, courgettesmall cucumber-shaped vegetable marrow
Broadersquashedible fruit of a squash plant

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