Definition of turnip:
vegetable (part of speech: noun)
- green beans,
- Lima beans,
- sweet potato,
- Brussels sprouts,
- string beans,
- collard greens,
- water cress,
- vegetables (part of speech: noun)
- "Alec Forbes of Howglen", George MacDonald.
- "Ethan Frome", Edith Wharton.
Put in another pan, and set it on the fire at the same time as the above, half a head of cabbage, one carrot, one turnip, and one onion, all cut fine; about half a pound of lean salt pork; cover with cold water, and boil gently for about two hours also.- "Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks", Pierre Blot.