genus Brassica

noun
mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
Syn: ↑Brassica
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms:
wild cabbage, ↑Brassica oleracea, ↑cabbage, ↑cultivated cabbage, ↑broccoli, ↑Brassica oleracea italica, ↑kale, ↑kail, ↑cole, ↑borecole, ↑colewort, ↑Brassica oleracea acephala, ↑kohlrabi, ↑Brassica oleracea gongylodes, ↑turnip, ↑white turnip, ↑Brassica rapa, ↑rutabaga, ↑turnip cabbage, ↑swede, ↑Swedish turnip, ↑rutabaga plant, ↑Brassica napus napobrassica, ↑broccoli raab, ↑broccoli rabe, ↑Brassica rapa ruvo, ↑mustard, ↑chinese mustard, ↑indian mustard, ↑leaf mustard, ↑gai choi, ↑Brassica juncea, ↑Chinese cabbage, ↑celery cabbage, ↑napa, ↑pe-tsai, ↑Brassica rapa pekinensis, ↑bok choy, ↑bok choi, ↑pakchoi, ↑pak choi, ↑Chinese white cabbage, ↑Brassica rapa chinensis, ↑tendergreen, ↑spinach mustard, ↑Brassica perviridis, ↑Brassica rapa perviridis, ↑black mustard, ↑Brassica nigra, ↑rape, ↑colza, ↑Brassica napus

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  • Brassica carinata — taxobox name = Brassica carinata regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Brassica species = B. carinata binomial = Brassica carinata… …   Wikipedia

  • Brassica oleracea — noun 1. any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers • Syn: ↑cabbage, ↑cultivated cabbage • Hypernyms: ↑crucifer, ↑cruciferous plant • Hyponyms: ↑head cabbage, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • brassica — /bras i keuh/, n. any plant belonging to the genus Brassica, of the mustard family, including many economically important vegetables, as cabbage, kale, broccoli, cauliflower, turnip, and mustard. [1825 35; < NL, L: cabbage] * * * Any plant of the …   Universalium

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  • Brassica rapa — taxobox name = Brassica rapa regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Brassica species = B. rapa binomial = Brassica rapa binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Brassica alba — Mustard Mus tard, n. [OF. moustarde, F. moutarde, fr. L. mustum must, mustard was prepared for use by being mixed with must. See {Must}, n.] 1. (Bot.) The name of several cruciferous plants of the genus {Brassica} (formerly {Sinapis}), as {white… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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