Definition of courgette noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kʊəˈʒet//
, BrE//kɔːˈʒet//
; NAmE NAmE//kʊrˈʒet//
(British English) (North American English zucchini) Vegetables
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a long vegetable with dark green skin and white flesh Slice each courgette down the middle and remove the flesh. See related entries: Vegetables Word Origin1930s: from French, diminutive of courge ‘gourd’, from Latin cucurbita.

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