Definitions of carrot:
- noun: promise of reward as in "carrot and stick"
Example: "Used the carrot of subsidized housing for the workers to get their vote"
- noun: orange root; important source of carotene
- noun: perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical deep-orange edible roots; temperate and tropical regions
- noun: deep orange edible root of the cultivated carrot plant
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