cassava

(redirected from Cassave)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Cassave: cassava starch, yam, Cassava root
  • noun

Synonyms for cassava

a starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant

cassava root eaten as a staple food after drying and leaching

any of several plants of the genus Manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch