vegetable marrow

Other forms: vegetable marrows

Definitions of vegetable marrow
  1. noun
    any of various squash plants grown for their elongated fruit with smooth dark green skin and whitish flesh
    synonyms: marrow, marrow squash
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    courgette, zucchini
    marrow squash plant whose fruit are eaten when small
    Italian vegetable marrow, cocozelle
    squash plant having dark green fruit with skin mottled with light green or yellow
    type of:
    Cucurbita pepo melopepo, summer squash, summer squash vine
    any of various usually bushy plants producing fruit that is eaten while immature and before the rind or seeds harden
  2. noun
    large elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins
    synonyms: marrow
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    type of:
    summer squash
    any of various fruits of the gourd family that mature during the summer; eaten while immature and before seeds and rind harden
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