Definition of turnip tops in English:

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turnip tops

(US turnip greens)

plural noun

The leaves of a turnip eaten as a vegetable.
Example sentences
  • Folate is found naturally in dark leafy green vegetables, like spinach and turnip greens, citrus fruits and juices, and dried beans and peas.
  • Nao was a person who wouldn't even throw away the wilted leaves of turnip greens.
  • Remove the lid from the clam pan and throw in the turnip tops, chard or spinach, and stir.
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