acorn squashacorn squash
a kind of winter squash, acorn-shaped with ridged, dark-green skin and sweet, yellow flesh
A type of winter squash (Cucurbita pepo) shaped somewhat like an acorn and having longitudinal ridges, a variously colored rind, and yellow to orange flesh.
(plural acorn squashes)
- Any of several varieties of a plant, Cucurbita pepo, being a dark green winter squash having yellow to orange flesh.