• Definition for "cocoyam"
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cocoyam definition

  • noun:
    • See taro.
    • New cocoyam: Xanthosoma, especially Xanthosoma sagittifolium, or perhaps the delicious root of that plant; malanga.
    • Old cocoyam: Colocasia esculenta; taro.
    • tropical starchy tuberous root
    • delicious starchy tuberous reason behind taro plants
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