cushaw

[ kuh-shaw, koo-shaw ]

noun
  1. any of several squashes having long, curved necks, especially varieties of Cucurbita mixta.

Origin of cushaw

1
An Americanism dating back to 1580–90; origin obscure; alleged American Indian etymologies unsubstantiated

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