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Reviews seemed to range a short spectrum between turnip (a dud, in the French parlance) and not-a-complete-turnip.
Blanche was a fragile white moth beating against the unbreakable sides of a 1000 watt bulb.Elia Kazan to Tennessee Williams: You Gotta Suffer to Sing the Blues|Elia Kazan|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On dessert menu at one new hotel, a “Mondae”—frozen lard covered in borsch with a turnip on top.Up to a Point: PJ O’Rourke on Sochi and Senate Slackers|P. J. O’Rourke|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thomas Harris tipped his hat to Fowles in The Silence of the Lambs when he created the moth-loving antagonist Jame Gumb.How to Understand the Criminal Mind By Reading This Novel|Casey N. Cep|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For a contemporary manifestation of this moth-eaten brand of tyranny, look no further than Hamas-ruled Gaza.
When he ascended the throne, his friend presented him a turnip of extraordinary size.
In roots and tubers the variations are less, and all, except the potato and the turnip, contain about seven per cent of ash.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
The (p. 325) moth, whose egg produces these larv, is a large white miller of unusual size and prolificness.
Perhaps I had better tell you once and for all that I refuse to go into the turnip and vegetable narrow business.First Plays|A. A. Milne
Lay not up to yourselves treasures on earth: where the rust, and moth consume, and where thieves break through, and steal.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various