Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of euphorbiaceous plants of the tribe Crotoneæ and the subtribe Adrianeæ.
  • noun [lowercase] Same as manioc.

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  • noun obsolete manioc

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  • noun genus of economically important tropical plants: cassava

Etymologies

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From Guaraní; related to manioc.

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