marrow squash

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noun

any of several squashes having a smooth surface, an oblong shape, and a hard rind.

Origin of marrow squash

An Americanism dating back to 1860–65
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marrow squash

noun

US and Canadian any of several oblong squashes that have a hard smooth rind, esp the vegetable marrow
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