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acorn squash Syllabification: a·corn squash

Definition of acorn squash in English:


A winter squash, typically of a dark green variety, with a longitudinally ridged rind.
Example sentences
  • For winter use the little acorn squash is ideal, and there are many ways they may be prepared.
  • I also brought in actual vegetables: acorn squash, butternut squash, artichokes, red, green and yellow peppers, eggplant and several others with which even I wasn't familiar.
  • Returning to the house, we found Martha preparing a warming dinner of lentil soup with shavings of white cheddar, roasted acorn squash with sliced apples, and aforementioned bread.
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