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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Tropical starchy tuberous root; Herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves;

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  • Querétaro is a gem, worth a couple of night's visit.
  • The state capital of Querétaro, is a wonderful city.
  • Querétaro is in the midst of a major infrastructure improvement program.
  • The colonial city of Querétaro is a cultural mecca with outstanding architecture. for more
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