shogoin turnip

noun sho·go·in turnip \ˈshōgəwə̇n-\

Definition of shogoin turnip

  1. :  a turnip that is probably of Japanese origin and is cultivated chiefly for its green strap-shaped leaves which are used as a potherb

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Origin and Etymology of shogoin turnip

shogoin of unknown origin


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