Translation of beet in Spanish:

beet

Pronunciation: /biːt/

n

  • 1.1 u c
    (pl beet), (sugar beet)
    remolacha (f) azucarera (before n) beet sugar azúcar (m) or (f) de remolacha
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    • In agriculture the main products are meat and dairy, potatoes, sugar beets, barley, wheat, and turnips.
    • It also contained two to three times the sugar content of sugar cane or sugar beets - think sugared cereal for cows.
    • The main crops are wheat, corn, sugar beets, sunflower seeds, and wine grapes.
    1.2 c
    (pl beets)
    (beetroot) (AmE) remolacha (f) or (Méx) betabel (m) or (Chi) betarraga (f) as red as a beet rojo or colorado como la grana or [familiar/colloquial] como un tomate

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