Definition of buttercup squash in English:

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buttercup squash


A winter squash of a variety with dark green skin and orange flesh.
Example sentences
  • Green buttercup squash is a good squash for stress relief: a knife should be lightly pounded into its thick skin to aid slicing.
  • Add the buttercup squash and simmer until tender.
  • For the buttercup squash tarts: Place a medium saucepan over medium heat and add the butter.

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Syllabification: but·ter·cup squash

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