pattypan squash


pattypan squash
A summer squash notable for its small size, round and shallow shape, and scalloped edges, somewhat resembling a small toy top, or flying saucer.
Syn: Cucurbita pepo, button squash, custard marrow, custard squash, granny squash, scallop squash, scallopini, sunburst squash, white squash

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  • Pattypan squash — Pattypan or white squash Pattypan squash, sunburst squash, cibleme in Cajun French and French, white squash, scallopini or button squash in Australian English, is a summer squash (species Cucurbita pepo) notable for its small size, round and… …   Wikipedia

  • pattypan squash — paprastojo aguročio kiaušininis porūšis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moliūginių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaisinis kultūrinis augalas (Cucurbita pepo subsp. ovifera). atitikmenys: lot. Cucurbita melopepo; Cucurbita ovifera; Cucurbita pepo… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pattypan squash — paprastojo aguročio kiaušininio porūšio kiaušininis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Moliūginių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaisinis kultūrinis augalas (Cucurbita pepo subsp. ovifera var. ovifera). atitikmenys: lot. Cucurbita pepo subsp …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pattypan squash — noun 1. squash plant having flattened round fruit with a scalloped edge; usually greenish white • Syn: ↑cymling • Hypernyms: ↑summer squash, ↑summer squash vine, ↑Cucurbita pepo melopepo 2. round greenish white squash having one face flattened… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pattypan squash — /pat i pan / a flat, whitish variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo melopepo, having a scalloped edge. Also called cymling, scallop squash. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • pattypan squash — pat′ty•pan squash [[t]ˈpæt iˌpæn[/t]] n. pln a flat, whitish variety of squash, Cucurbita pepo melopepo, having a scalloped edge • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • Squash (plant) — For other uses, see Squash. Yellow squash Summer squash Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz) Energy 69  …   Wikipedia

  • squash — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. crush, mash, squeeze, flatten; squelch; informal, suppress, silence. See destruction. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A vegetable]. Varieties of squash include: winter, Hubbard, butternut, pumpkin, turban,… …   English dictionary for students

  • pattypan — noun Etymology: pattypan pan for baking patties Date: 1900 a roundish summer squash having a scalloped edge called also cymling …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pattypan — noun a) A pan used for baking patties b) A small variety of squash with a scalloped rim and creamy white flesh …   Wiktionary


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