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Synonyms for eddo

edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants

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Eddoes and his colleagues have real power (Naipaul 94), and they are admired by the boys of the street.
he did not know what pots were on her fire: eddoes and yam in the kitchen
Its endless peaks and valleys are covered in the thick green foliage of coconut palms, bananas, breadfruit, and arrowroot; farmers grow squashes called christophenes, tubers called dasheen and eddoes, plus nutmeg, peanuts, heliconia, bougainvillea, and hibiscus.
Farming began there in June and the farm would see the cultivation of 30 acres of cassava, 10 acres of eddoes, and 10 acres of sweet potatoes.