cucumber is a fruit

India
September 13, 2006 7:31pm CST
what about cucumber? I heard it is a fruit not a vegeitable?is it correct
4 responses
@chalmette69 (3011)
• United States
4 Oct 06
I have always heard it called a vegtable, so that is what I will continue to call it.
• India
12 Oct 06
I understand that it is fruit not vegitable
@istanto (8572)
• Indonesia
12 Oct 06
of course it's vegetable
@ossie16d (11834)
• Australia
12 Oct 06
It is a fruit but in general it is eaten as a vegetable.
@ssh123 (31104)
• India
14 Sep 06
Botonically it is fruit. But it is used as vegetable.