Definition of Cushaw

1. Noun. Plant bearing squash having globose to ovoid fruit with variously striped grey and green and white warty rinds.




2. Noun. Globose or ovoid squash with striped grey and green warty rind.
Generic synonyms: Winter Squash
Group relationships: Cucurbita Argyrosperma, Cucurbita Mixta

Definition of Cushaw

1. Noun. ''Cucurbita mixta'', the winter squash. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cushaw

1. a variety of squash [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cushaw

curvy
cus
cuscohygrine
cuscus
cuscuses
cusec
cusecs
cush
cush-cush
cushat
cushat-dove
cushat-doves
cushat dove
cushat doves
cushats
cushaw (current term)
cushaws
cushdie
cushdy
cushes
cushier
cushiest
cushily
cushiness
cushinesses
cushing disease
cushing syndrome
cushingoid
cushion
cushion calamint

Literary usage of Cushaw

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1. Scientific Papers of Asa Gray by Asa Gray (1889)
"Professor Schele de Vere (of Virginia) states that it still " survives in its anglicized form of Maycock" (Americanisms, 1871, p. 60). The " cushaw" ..."

2. Annual Report of the Board of Public Works to the General Assembly of by Board of Public Works, Virginia, Virginia Board of Public Works (1826)
"Upon re-examining the crossing place above the cushaw falls, I found that the plan ... There is just above the cushaw falls, a long stretch of still water, ..."

3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"3257) is the leading representative, being the one that is commonly used for stock and for pies; the Canada Crookneck or cushaw types, which are varieties ..."

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