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1. cassava

noun. cassava root eaten as a staple food after drying and leaching; source of tapioca.

Synonyms

  • tapioca plant
  • tapioca
  • mandioc
  • manioc
  • root
  • bitter cassava
  • gari
  • Manihot esculenta
  • mandioca

Etymology

  • cassave (Portuguese)

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Words that Rhyme with Cassava Starch

  • demarche
  • partch
  • parch
  • march
  • larch
  • karcz
  • bartsch

Example sentences of the word cassava-starch


1. Noun Phrase
Black tapioca pearls are made from cassava starch, sweet potato and brown sugar.

2. Noun Phrase
White tapioca pearls are made from cassava starch, caramel and chamomile root.

3. Noun Phrase
Common starches include wheat starch, cornstarch, potato starch, rice starch and tapioca (cassava starch).

2. cassava

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

Synonyms

  • Manihot
  • casava
  • tapioca plant
  • mandioc
  • sweet cassava
  • shrub
  • manioc
  • bush
  • bitter cassava
  • gari
  • genus Manihot
  • Manihot esculenta
  • Manihot dulcis
  • mandioca

Antonyms

  • superior
  • descendant
  • destabilize
  • destabilise

Etymology

  • cassave (Portuguese)

3. cassava

noun. a starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant; the source of tapioca; a staple food in the tropics.

Synonyms

  • manioca
  • starch
  • amylum
  • tapioca
  • cassava starch

Etymology

  • cassave (Portuguese)

4. starch

verb. ['ˈstɑːrtʃ'] stiffen with starch.

Antonyms

  • slacken

Etymology

  • stearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. starch

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtʃ'] a commercial preparation of starch that is used to stiffen textile fabrics in laundering.

Synonyms

  • preparation

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • ready

Etymology

  • stearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. starch

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtʃ'] a complex carbohydrate found chiefly in seeds, fruits, tubers, roots and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice; an important foodstuff and used otherwise especially in adhesives and as fillers and stiffeners for paper and textiles.

Synonyms

  • cornstarch
  • Otaheite arrowroot starch
  • cornflour
  • polyose
  • Otaheite arrowroot
  • amylum
  • manioc
  • manioca
  • cassava starch
  • polysaccharide
  • sago
  • arrowroot
  • amyloid
  • cassava

Antonyms

  • stay
  • loose
  • slack
  • relax

Etymology

  • stearc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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