Pastinaca definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A genus comprising the parsnips.
  • noun:
    • an old genus of umbelliferous plants, including the parsnip, associated with the tribe Peucedane√¶, today classified as a section of the genus Peucedanum, distinguished by the absence of calyx-teeth, involucres, and involucels. See Peucedanum and parsnip.
    • a rosid dicot genus of this family Umbelliferae; includes parsnips

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