sea beet

noun

Definition of sea beet

1 : a wild Old World beet (Beta maritima or B. vulgaris maritima) lacking a conspicuously swollen root that is probably the ancestor of the common garden beets

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“Sea beet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20beet. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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