Beetroot vs Carrot - What's the difference?

beetroot | carrot |


As nouns the difference between beetroot and carrot

is that beetroot is a normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet. A root vegetable usually cooked or pickled before eating while carrot is a vegetable with a nutritious, juicy, orange, sweet root, Daucus carota in the family Apiaceae.

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

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    carrot

    English

    (Daucus carota)

    Noun

  • A vegetable with a nutritious, juicy, orange, sweet root, Daucus carota in the family Apiaceae.
  • A shade of orange similar to the flesh of carrots.
  • A motivational tool.
  • Derived terms

    * carrot and stick * carrot bag * carrot cake * carrot cruncher * carrot top * carrotless * carrotlike * carroty

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    See also

    * Queen Anne's lace

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