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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of several plants of the genus Manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch;

Usage examples (35)
  • Today, cassava is a staple food consumed by more than 500 million around the world.
  • Originally consumed in ancient South American civilizations, cassava is a root plant that grows like potato.
  • They had mistaken the roots for cassava, which is edible.
  • The cassava is a tuber that is rich in nutrients and has a pleasant flavor. for more
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