pattypan squash


pattypan squash
noun
1. squash plant having flattened round fruit with a scalloped edge; usually greenish white
Syn: ↑cymling
2. round greenish-white squash having one face flattened with a scalloped edge
Hypernyms: ↑summer squash
Part Holonyms: ↑cymling

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noun
see pattypan 2

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/pat"i pan'/
a flat, whitish variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo melopepo, having a scalloped edge. Also called cymling, scallop squash.
[1905-10]

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pattˈypan squash noun (N American)
A round flattish variety of squash
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