Associations to the word «Potato»
POTATO, noun. A plant tuber, Solanum tuberosum, eaten as a starchy vegetable, particularly in the Americas and Europe
POTATO, noun. (informal) (UK) A conspicuous hole in a sock or stocking
POTATO, noun. (humorous) A camera that takes poor-quality pictures.
POTATO BEETLE, noun. The Colorado beetle, Leptinotarsa decimlineata
POTATO BEETLES, noun. Plural of potato beetle
POTATO BLIGHT, noun. Phytophthora infestans, a devastating disease of potatoes.
POTATO BREAD, noun. A type of bread made with potatoes, often served shallow fried as part of a cooked breakfast, common in Northern Ireland and Scotland.
POTATO BUG, noun. The Jerusalem cricket
POTATO BUG, noun. The woodlouse
POTATO BUG, noun. The Colorado beetle
POTATO BUGS, noun. Plural of potato bug
POTATO CAKE, noun. (Scotland and England) A savoury flat cake made from flour and mashed potatoes, often fried or baked.
POTATO CHASER, noun. (pejorative) (ethnic slur) (idiomatic) An Asian person with a strong inclination and attraction toward White men.
POTATO CHASERS, noun. Plural of potato chaser
POTATO CHIP, noun. (British) potato cut into elongated cubes and fried, a chip or chipped potato, usually larger than the US French fried potato.
POTATO CHIP, noun. (US) potato cut slices and fried, similar to a UK potato crisp.
POTATO CHIPS, noun. Plural of potato chip
POTATO COD, noun. Epinephelus tukula, a large fish found in the tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans.
POTATO CRISP, noun. (British) potato cut into slices and fried, similar to a US potato chip.
POTATO CRISP, noun. (US) Used by some brands (and people) instead of potato chip
POTATO CRISPS, noun. Plural of potato crisp
POTATO HEAD, noun. (mildly pejorative) a foolish person.
POTATO IN ITS JACKET, noun. A jacket potato; a baked potato.
POTATO MASHER, noun. A utensil used to mash potatoes.
POTATO MASHER, noun. (military slang) A type of hand grenade resembling such a utensil.
POTATO MASHERS, noun. Plural of potato masher
POTATO ONION, noun. A variety of onion, similar to the shallot but producing larger bulbs.
POTATO ONIONS, noun. Plural of potato onion
POTATO PANCAKE, noun. Shallow-fried pancakes of grated potato and egg, often flavored with grated onion
POTATO PANCAKES, noun. Plural of potato pancake
POTATO SALAD, noun. A salad made from chopped boiled potatoes and a variety of other ingredients in a dressing
POTATO SALADS, noun. Plural of potato salad
POTATO SKIN, noun. One of a dish of potato skins.
POTATO SKINS, noun. A snack food or appetizer made of slices of half-spherical pieces of potatoes with the skin left on one side and a quarter-inch or so of the inside of the potato on the other, covered with various toppings.
POTATO STARCH, noun. (gastronomy) A widely diffused vegetable substance found in the extracted material of potatoes used in cooking.
POTATO STARCHES, noun. Plural of potato starch
POTATO VIRUS X, noun. A plant pathogenic virus of the family Alphaflexiviridae and order Tymovirales, found mainly in potatoes. It is the type species of the genus Potexvirus.
POTATO VIRUS X, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the genus Potexvirus.
POTATO WORM, noun. Tomato worm
POTATO, noun. An edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland.
POTATO, noun. Annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous.
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