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  Words related to cassava

Related / Similar Words: casava, manioc, cassava starch, manioca

 

Definition:
  • any of several plants of the genus Manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch;
  • cassava root eaten as a staple food after drying and leaching; source of tapioca;
  • a starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant; the source of tapioca; a staple food in the tropics;

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    Hyponyms: bitter cassava, manioc, mandioc, mandioca, tapioca plant, gari, Manihot esculenta, Manihot utilissima, sweet cassava, Manihot dulcis

     

    Substance Meronyms: tapioca

     

    Part Meronyms: bitter cassava, manioc, mandioc, mandioca, tapioca plant, gari, Manihot esculenta, Manihot utilissima

     

    Member Meronyms: Manihot, genus Manihot

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: maniok   Dutch: cassave  
    French: manioc   German: Maniok  
    Indonesian: singkong   Interlingua: cassava  
    Malay: singkong   Malayalam: kappa  
    Portuguese: mandioca   Spanish: yuca  
    Swahili: muhogo   Swedish: maniok  
    Tagalog: balinghoy   Tamil: maravalli kilangu  
    Thai: mansampalang   Vietnamese: khoai mì  
     
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