"parsnip" Definition

  1. n. The aromatic and edible spindle-shaped root of the cultivated form of the Pastinaca sativa, a biennial umbelliferous plant which is very poisonous in its wild state; also, the plant itself.

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Position in dictionary: 71382 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "parsnip": 1
Words that end with "parsnip": 3
Words that contain "parsnip": 3
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English Dictionary Definition of parsnip

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