Vegetable in a pod Crossword Clue

HomePublisherL.A. Times Daily20 February 2024
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PEA

Understanding Today's Crossword Puzzle

The clue "Vegetable in a pod" asks for the answer that fits the description. In this case, the answer is "PEA".

The reason behind this answer is that peas are indeed vegetables that come in pods. When you open a pea pod, you'll find multiple small green peas inside. They are a common ingredient used in various cuisines and are known for their sweet and slightly starchy taste.

The clue could have also been phrased as "Green vegetable that grows in a pod" or "Edible legume found in a pod" to give a clearer indication of the answer. However, "Vegetable in a pod" still effectively hints at peas as the answer.

  • Pea: A vegetable that grows in a pod and is often used in dishes like salads, soups, and stir-fries.
  • Pod: The protective outer casing of a pea that holds the individual peas together.
  • Legume: A type of plant that belongs to the Fabaceae family, which includes peas, beans, lentils, and peanuts.

So, in summary, the clue "Vegetable in a pod" leads to the answer "PEA" because peas are vegetables that grow inside pods.



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Definition of "PEA"

a spherical green seed that is eaten as a vegetable or as a pulse when dried

Example :
  • steak and ale pie with peas and new potatoes
  • pea soup

  •  The Crossword clue "Vegetable in a pod" published 10 time/s & has 1 answer/s. 
    CrosswordDateAnswer
    L.A. Times Daily20 February 2024PEA
    Crosswords With Friends12 February 2024PEA
    USA Today6 April 2023PEA
    Wall Street Journal27 December 2021PEA
    Daily Celebrity11 March 2019Pea
    Family Time Crossword23 December 2018PEA
    Premier Sunday – King Feature Syndicate16 December 2012PEA
    Universal27 March 2012PEA
    Irish Times Simplex2 October 2002PEA


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