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1. taro

noun. ['ˈtɛroʊ'] herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves.

Synonyms

  • Colocasia esculenta
  • arum
  • genus Colocasia
  • eddo
  • dasheen
  • edda
  • Colocasia
  • aroid
  • cocoyam
  • taro root
  • dalo

Etymology

  • taro (Maori)

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Example sentences of the word taro


1. Adjective
Add potatoes or taro root and cook for another 10 minutes.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Cut off any thick stems from the bottom of the taro leaves.

2. taro

noun. ['ˈtɛroʊ'] tropical starchy tuberous root.

Synonyms

  • edda
  • Colocasia esculenta
  • dasheen
  • cocoyam
  • poi
  • dalo
  • taro root
  • root vegetable

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • destabilise

Etymology

  • taro (Maori)

3. taro

noun. ['ˈtɛroʊ'] edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants.

Synonyms

  • Colocasia esculenta
  • eddo
  • dasheen
  • root
  • cocoyam
  • dalo

Etymology

  • taro (Maori)
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