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beet

see betavulgaris.

beet pulp
the residue of the roots when the juice is extracted. Highly regarded as a feed supplement for extra energy in high producing cows. Called also beets.
beet tops
the foliage of the beet plant, used as green feed but has a high oxalate content.
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I think I'll hit the salad bar," said Deon as he began munching broccoli and beet tops.
Cut off beet tops, leaving about 1 inch attached (reserve some tops for garnish, if desired).
Use a sharp knife to cut off all but 1 inch of the beet tops, but leave the taproot intact.