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prairie turnip

noun
1.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15, Americanism
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  • Native legumes such as purple prairie clover, locoweed, and prairie turnip are abundant in the nitrogen-poor loess soils.
British Dictionary definitions for prairie turnip

prairie turnip

noun
1.
another name for breadroot
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