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neep

[neep] /nip/
noun, Scot.
1.
a turnip.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English nepe, Old English nēp, nǣp < Latin nāpus turnip
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British Dictionary definitions for neep

neep

/niːp/
noun
1.
(Brit) a dialect name for a turnip
Word Origin
Old English nǣp, from Latin nāpus turnip
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Word Origin and History for neep
n.

"a turnip," Scottish and dialectal, from Middle English nepe, from Old English næp "turnip," from Latin napus (see turnip).

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Related Abbreviations for neep

NEEP

negative end-expiratory pressure
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