What does rutabaga mean?

Definitions for rutabaga
ˌru təˈbeɪ gə, ˈru təˌbeɪ-rutaba·ga

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rutabaga, swede, swedish turnip, yellow turnipnoun

    the large yellow root of a rutabaga plant used as food

  2. rutabaga, turnip cabbage, swede, Swedish turnip, rutabaga plant, Brassica napus napobrassicanoun

    a cruciferous plant with a thick bulbous edible yellow root


  1. rutabaganoun

    the swede, or Swedish turnip; the European plant Brassica napus

  2. rutabaganoun

    the edible root of this plant


  1. rutabaga

    A rutabaga is a root vegetable, also known as swede, that originates from a cross between a cabbage and a turnip. It has a round shape with a brownish or purplish skin and a yellow-orange flesh. The vegetable is rich in nutrients and can be eaten raw or cooked in various dishes.


  1. Rutabaga

    The rutabaga, swede, turnip or yellow turnip is a root vegetable that originated as a cross between the cabbage and the turnip; see Triangle of U. The roots are prepared for food in a variety of ways, and its leaves can also be eaten as a leaf vegetable.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rutabaga

    rōō-ta-bā′ga, n. the Swedish turnip. [Fr.; ety. unknown.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rutabaga in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rutabaga in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of rutabaga in a Sentence

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    It’s not just about throwing a rutabaga stick at a kid and saying, try this, it’s more about familiarity, what does rutabaga look like, smell like, feel like.

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