Swede vs Clapshot - What's the difference?

swede | clapshot |


As nouns the difference between swede and clapshot

is that swede is a person from sweden or of swedish descent while clapshot is a traditional scottish dish comprised of boiled potatoes and boiled swede (or scottish turnip) mashed together with chives often prepared on burns night.

swede

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (chiefly, British) The fleshy yellow root of a variety of rape, Brassica napus , resembling a large turnip, grown as a vegetable.
  • The plant from which this is obtained.
  • (Scotland, Ireland, Northern England) The turnip.
  • Synonyms

    * (plant) rutabaga * (vegetable) rutabaga , neep (Scotland), yellow turnip (US), winter turnip

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    clapshot

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • A traditional Scottish dish comprised of boiled potatoes and boiled swede (or Scottish turnip) mashed together with chives. Often prepared on Burns night.