Beetroot vs Brassica - What's the difference?

beetroot | brassica |


As nouns the difference between beetroot and brassica

is that beetroot is a normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet. A root vegetable usually cooked or pickled before eating while brassica is any of many plants of the genus Brassica, including cabbage, mustard and rapes.

beetroot

Alternative forms

* beet root

Noun

(en noun)
  • A normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet. A root vegetable usually cooked or pickled before eating.
  • Synonyms

    * red beet * table beet

    Derived terms

    * red as a beetroot

    Anagrams

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    brassica

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any of many plants of the genus Brassica , including cabbage, mustard and rapes
  • Synonyms

    * crucifer