Definition of Hubbard squash in English:

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Hubbard squash

Pronunciation: /ˈhʌbəd/

noun

A winter squash with a green or yellow rind and yellow flesh.
Example sentences
  • Buttercups, various Hubbard squashes and giant prize-winning pumpkins belong to Cucurbita maxima.
  • Properly matured Hubbard squash have very hard shells and will store for long periods.
  • However, spaghetti squash has a shorter storage life of two months and Hubbard squashes can be kept for up to six months.

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