fangy

adjective
\ ˈfaŋē, ˈfaiŋ-, -ŋi \
-er/-est

Definition of fangy

: having fangs specifically, of certain root crops : producing roots with fangs sugar beets are often fangy on acid soil

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fang entry 2 + -y

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“Fangy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fangy. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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