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Pumpkin - Wikipedia

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A pumpkin is a cultivar of a squash plant, most commonly of Cucurbita pepo, that is round, with ... All pumpkins are winter squash: mature fruit of certain species in the genus Cucurbita. Characteri...

Are pumpkins considered to be a fruit or a vegetable? | Reference.com

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Pumpkins are considered to be a fruit. Botanists consider fruits to be the portion of a plant that forms from a flower and also the part of a plant that contains seeds.

Fruit or vegetable — Do you know the difference? - Mayo Clinic

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Aug 15, 2012 ... Can you explain the difference between fruits and vegetables? ... The other parts of plants are considered vegetables. ... corn kernels, cucumbers, grains, nuts, olives peppers, pumpkin, squash, sunflower seeds and tomatoes.

Is Pumpkin a Vegetable, Fruit, or Plant? | Heavy.com

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Oct 14, 2016 ... Botanists classify a fruit as the part of the plant that develops from a flower and contains seeds; the other parts are considered vegetables (ie ...

The Difference Between Fruits and Vegetables - Today I Found Out

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Sep 4, 2013 ... Candace asks: What makes a fruit a fruit and a vegetable a vegetable? ... eggplant, pumpkins, cucumbers, squash and tomatoes are all fruits?

KIDS ASK: Is a Pumpkin a Fruit or a Vegetable? | Planet Bonehead

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A fruit is also the section of the plant that contains the seeds. All the other parts of plants are considered vegetables. This includes the stems, leaves and roots ...

Is pumpkin or squash a fruit or a vegetable? - FunTrivia.com

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Feb 16, 2002 ... Encyclopedia Britannica says: In its strict botanical sense, the fleshy or dry ripened ovary of a plant, enclosing the seed or seeds. Thus, apricots ...

Turns Out Pumpkins Are Actually A Fruit, And Humans Know ...

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Oct 18, 2016 ... If you think the pumpkin is your favorite fall vegetable, you should know ... inform you that the pumpkin is more accurately classified as a berry.

Is a pumpkin a fruit or vegetable? Depends on whom you ask | The ...

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Oct 18, 2011 ... Debra Bass' article about how pumpkin is used as a skin care product raises a question. First of all, here's the lead: